September 2, 2014, 1:00 pm GMT  

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Sep 02 10:00:00 am GMT / Cloud Computing - Infoworld»

Suffering from cloud contention? It's not the cloud's fault

— If you're in the cloud space, you've heard the term "noisy neighbor" before. If not, here's a tip: It's not about the house next door with the weird kids who play German death metal at full blast. It's about your cloud provider's support of tenancy.
Sep 02 10:00:00 am GMT / Cloud Computing - Infoworld»

AppZero Now Available on AWS Test Drive

— AppZero, a fast, flexible way to move enterprise applications to the cloud, has announced that AppZero Cloud Edition is available to try on Amazon Web Services (AWS) free of charge, as an AWS Test Drive. AppZero's award-winning application migration tool enables users to move server applications onto physical, virtual...
Sep 02 02:45:00 am GMT / Latest News from Cloud Computing Journal»

LinkedIn Is Quietly Retiring Network Visualization Tool InMaps

—  A little autumn cleaning underway at LinkedIn. The company is quietly retiring InMaps, a tool that let you map out how your LinkedIn network looks. A notice on the InMaps homepage notes that today, September 1, is the last day for you to use it, and that it is being discontinued so that LinkedIn “can focus...
Sep 02 01:21:51 am GMT / TechCrunchIT»

August 21, 2014 Computer History Museum Presentation

— Dileep Bhandarkar put together a great presentation for the Computer History Museum a couple of weeks back. I have no idea how he got through the full presentation in under an hour – it covers a lot of material – but it’s an interesting walk through history. Over the years, Dileep has worked for Texas Instrument...
Sep 02 12:38:29 am GMT / Perspectives»

Windows XP’s Market Share Fell By Less Than 1% In August

—  According to Net Applications, Windows XP’s global desktop market share fell from 24.82 percent in July, to 23.89 percent in August. That’s just under one percentage point in a full month. At that pace, it will take more than two years for Windows XP’s market share to fully dissipate. Read More
Sep 01 10:39:55 pm GMT / TechCrunchIT»

10 Cloud-Based Storage Systems Fit for Enterprises

— eWEEK takes a look at 10 of the more prominent cloud data storage services that have the data plans and capacity to serve businesses of all sizes.
Sep 01 06:50:00 pm GMT / Data Storage - RSS Feed»

Vandrico Wants To Become The Wearables Platform For The Workplace

—  If you know about Vandrico, it’s probably because of the company’s cool wearables database we featured earlier this year. That was just a byproduct of Vandrico’s research, however. What the company is really about is bringing wearables into the workplace. Read More
Sep 01 06:00:34 pm GMT / TechCrunchIT»

Let's Build Maker Cities for Maker People Around New Resources Like Bandwidth, Compute, and Atomically-Precise Manufacturing

— TL;DR: There’s a lot of unused space in North America. Yet cities like San Francisco are becoming ever more expensive because of a bubble created by high tech jobs that seemingly can be done anywhere. Historically cities are built around resources that provide some service to humans. The age of infrastructure r...
Sep 01 04:05:39 pm GMT / High Scalability - Building bigger, faster, more reliable websites.»

Meet the slimiest thing on the internet of things: SK Telecom’s connected eel farm

— You may have a hub for smart home, but an aquaculture farm in South Korea now has a smart hub for its eel tanks. There, sensors, servers and smartphones monitor the health of thousands of eels. Meet the slimiest thing on the internet of things: SK Telecom’s connected eel farm originally published by Gigaom, © c...
Sep 01 04:00:25 pm GMT / Structure ? Cloud Computing News and Analysis»

OneDrive Android App Goes Business Casual

— Users of Microsoft's OneDrive app for Android can now access both their work and personal files on the same app.
Sep 01 03:15:00 pm GMT / Data Storage - RSS Feed»

Data Virtualization Promises Flexibility, Efficiency

— What is good for infrastructure is also good for data, which is why many organizations are looking to augment virtual plans with data virtualization.
Sep 01 01:58:00 pm GMT / Arthur Cole»

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