Cloud computing just keeps getting hotter.
Digital Ocean, a fast-rising startup that’s aiming to compete against big cloud providers like Amazon Web Services and Microsoft, is raising $83 million, according to a report by… 202 more words
This morning began with a presentation by Carol Tenopir, adapted by one given earlier this week to Elsevier, on article and research data sharing, followed by one by Graham Patron from… 345 more words
Interesting analysis in the Wall Street Journal of the current water use of California’s 800 commercial computer data centers:
California’s data centers consume 158,000 Olympic sized swimming pools of water per year, or 104,280,000,000 gallons of water per year. 238 more words
The next time an armed robbery takes place in Los Angeles and surveillance cameras happen to record the break-in, that video footage may be heading to the cloud. 328 more words