September 4, 2013

Contemplate Delivers ThreadSafe Java Concurrency Static Analysis Tool

Contemplate, a U.K. startup focused on software quality, has announced ThreadSafe 1.2, a new version of its tool to help Java developers better handle concurrency in applications they build. ThreadSafe identifies application risks and security vulnerabilities associated with concurrency problems in Java code. The technology was previously only available to

IDC: Public Cloud Computing Spending to Hit $108 Billion by 2017

The market analysts at IDC have come out with some new predictions for growth in the cloud computing industry. They believe public cloud spending will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 23.5 percent over the next four years to reach $108 billion in 2017. That’s five times

Public vs. Private Cloud: No Comparison

It never ceases to amaze me how many people consider Public and Private Clouds to be somehow comparable. We want a Cloud, they say, but we’re afraid of Public, so we’ll do Private instead. That way we can get the benefits of Cloud without the risks. Sound familiar? Too bad