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AWS Global Summits are Coming!

One of the first things I got to do when I joined the AWS Blog team was to attend the summit in New York City last August. Meeting all of our customers, checking out Game Day, and getting to see the enthusiasm of the AWS community made me even more excited to be starting my…

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Openstack – Cross Project Catch All

We merged a couple of cross-project specifications after adequate discussion and time to review. We now are enabling Python 3 for application integration tests and have changed the requirements management design, please click through to specs.openstack.org and read the details on each. There’s a lot of discussion about a possible Stackforge retirement in order to…

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Get More Out of the Cloud

Posted on July 13, 2015 by Jason Lackey The public cloud has been widely adopted, not only by consumers but also by enterprises ranging in size from SMB to Fortune 500. Indeed, one of the challenges of the cloud has been containing and controlling that migration as many have found it faster and more convenient…

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Constraints on Applications

The Constraints Of Disk Technology On Application Design When magnetic drum technology was first introduced, access time to data was as fast as the compute technology of its day. The major components were magnetic heads and revolving magnetic media. Compute and persistent storage were balanced, with ten microseconds for compute and ten microseconds for access…

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Cost of Using Public Cloud

This article was written on February 2017 by Eric Slack, senior analyst, Evaluator Group, Inc. An Evaluator Group TCO Analysis Comparing AWS and VxRail For many companies the appeal of the public cloud is very real. For tech start-ups, the cloud may be their only option, since many don’t have the capital or expertise to…

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#77: Cloud Operating Models and Adoption

Dell EMC The Source Episode #77 Cloud has moved from the latest buzz word to a movement.  It’s vital to both IT and Digital Transformation.  Dell EMC Customers are turning to Cloud for Application Deployments on a regular basis; but as it turns out, a cloud is really an operating model not a place.  Clouds…

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