February 17, 2010

Hits and Misses in Microsoft’s New Mobile Software

The Wall Street Journal gives the new mobile Windows operating system kudos for its design and plans to support Flash, but questions some of its other aspects. It points out that consumers won’t get very interested in the OS until they can see it running on an actual phone, and

Cloud Platform Choices: A Developer’s-Eye View

Developers have four basic choices for hosting a Web application. The first option is to buy their own servers and lease co-location space. That option requires a lot of upfront work estimating requirements, purchasing hardware, etc., but some IT managers believe they can achieve the best security and efficiency with

Adobe Creates Cloud Version of LiveCycle Suite 2

Just months after launching Adobe LiveCycle Enterprise Suite 2 (ES2), Adobe has created LiveCycle Managed Services, a cloud-based version of the suite that runs on Amazon’s Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2).Adobe LiveCycle ES2 helps companies to extend the value of existing back-end systems by engaging users with collaborative rich internet apps