February 20, 2013

Cloud on a VPN Is a Virtual Private Nightmare

Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs) have obvious promise, delivering the best compromise between Public and Private Clouds. The idea with a VPC is to create an enclave in a Public Cloud that your organization accesses via a Virtual Private Network (VPN) connection. As a result, your Public Cloud enclave is logically

Amazon Launches OpsWorks Application Management Tool

Amazon’s cloud computing division, Amazon Web Services (AWS), has launched a new application management tool called OpsWorks. Built from technology that Amazon acquired with the purchase of Berlin-based Peritor last year, it automates many common cloud development and deployment tasks. According to the company blog, it manages the “complete application