Category Archives: cloud

A Luddite’s Take on Cloud Implementation

In 1987, farmer, essayist, and poet Wendell Berry offered up his standards for technological innovation: The new tool should be cheaper than the one it replaces. It should be at least as small in scale as the one it replaces. … Continue reading

Posted in cloud | Leave a comment

Evolution of the Cloud: An Interactive Infographic Just found a wonderful infographic that captures the evolution of that most-nebulous computing concept, the “cloud.” Well done, Symantec. Look at the year 2008: Eucalyptus comes on the scene. (I know, I know: … Continue reading

Link | Posted on by | Tagged , | Leave a comment

What is Cloud Computing? Yeah, what the hell IS cloud computing, anyway? When I first met the folks at Eucalyptus, they were talking about “private clouds” and “hybrid clouds” and other foolishness. I was working at Amazon Web Services and … Continue reading

Link | Posted on by | Tagged , | Leave a comment