Eric Knipp

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vFabric exposes the new power in the cloud

by Eric Knipp  |  September 1, 2010  |  1 Comment

VMware advances the ball in the great game of PaaS.

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Little Fluffy Clouds

by Eric Knipp  |  September 16, 2009  |  Comments Off

What were the skies like when you were young? Today we’ve published our most extensive work thus far profiling the providers of Cloud Application Platforms. Our research includes forty companies, all of which deliver some type of platform enabling development of Web applications using a Cloud Computing model. A few weeks ago I blogged that […]

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The Cloud Will Save The World

by Eric Knipp  |  July 1, 2009  |  3 Comments

I have just been exposed to the work of Joseph Tainter (hat tip Gregor Macdonald). As our society grows more complex, Tainter’s theory regarding the collapse of societies under the weight of complexity seems compelling. As a technology industry analyst, I am faced with complexity every day, and my prime task is to slice through the […]

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On the Road Again

by Eric Knipp  |  May 17, 2009  |  Comments Off

I am getting settled in at the ranch after returning from a great trip to Denver that saw me visit four Gartner clients on Monday and attend the Glue conference Tuesday and Wednesday.  As usual, my client meetings got hot and heavy on Cloud computing real quick. What’s interesting to me is that three out […]

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