CloudConnect Day Two: The DevOps Reorg

DevOps is one of the hot topics at CloudConnect here in Santa Clara this week. Short for development and operations, DevOps occurs when organizations move to increasingly automated operational environments

Report from CloudConnect: Heroku PaaS

I’m at CloudConnect in Santa Clara this week, looking to pick up on the latest news in the Cloud world. (I’m also signing copies of my new book and speaking

If Only the Cloud Had Netware’s Uptime

An Ars Technica forum member posted this image of his Netware 3.12 server admin screen. Total uptime: 6030 days. That’s over 16 years without a single reboot. Alas, the hard

Mobile App Developers on Cloud 9

Savvy developers looking for the next big thing in mobile business apps may actually have two big things to set their sights on: web-based cloud computing and related appliance-like devices.