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Welcome to the world of tiered clouds

When Microsoft(S msft)  launched Azure Basic a few weeks back, it may have started a trend. Microsoft, while matching Amazon’s previously announced price cuts, also unveiled a set of “basic” general-purpose instances that are 27 percent cheaper than its own “standard” instances. 385 more words

Cloud Computing

Amazon cordons off -- but keeps selling -- oldie but goodie EC2 instances

Amazon(s AMZN) has taken some of its oldest EC2 instances, designated them as “previous generation” resources and  segregated them from newer, more robust instances on  430 more words

Cloud Computing

The Cost of the Cloud

I’m not sure if most people realize it, but the cost of data keeps going down.  Here’s one example I came across as I prepared a ClaimKit security document on Sunday night: 301 more words

One click, and Amazon shows you all your spending on its cloud

The biggest public cloud out there, Amazon Web Services, has just come out with a new way to keep an eye on all the money people spend on it. 257 more words


Go Green Cloud with SAP Business Suite on HANA

It doesn’t seem right; I just posted another blog about SAP, regarding SAP’s customer engagement solutions (aka CRM), within the past 24 hours on my section of the EMA blog site… 412 more words


Easily connect to your AWS VPC via VPN

This blog post will explain the process for setting up a client to site connectivity on AWS. This allows you to connect to your AWS resources from anywhere using a VPN client. 1,139 more words

Cloud Infrastructure