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Why would we want a private PaaS?

by Richard Watson  |  May 3, 2012

Private PaaS is overcoming existential angst, to really keep me busy in terms of client inquiries. For some people, private PaaS is an oxymoron: ‘how can it be a service...

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OpenStack: Too many cooks or insurmountable force?

by Kyle Hilgendorf  |  April 20, 2012

I just returned from full days at the OpenStack conference and analyst day in San Francisco. For full transparency, I’ve been somewhat skeptical about the size of the OpenStack movement...

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Top Five Private Cloud Computing Trends, 2012

by Thomas Bittman  |  March 22, 2012

Private cloud computing continues to heat up, and there are several key trends defining private cloud computing in 2012:1) Real Deployments: We'll see about a 10X increase in private cloud...

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Private Cloud and Hot Tubs

by Thomas Bittman  |  February 28, 2012

Sitting in my hot tub with my wife in central Wisconsin in February made me think about private cloud computing. Why? I was perfectly comfortable where I was, but I...

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vCloud vs. OpenStack: Battle lines for enterprise cloud

by Kyle Hilgendorf  |  May 31, 2011

Citrix's Project Olympus announcement last week at Synergy regarding commercial support for OpenStack officially signaled the beginning of an intriguing battle for the attention of enterprise cloud computing environments. VMware...

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AWS now has a checkmark, but misses the point

by Kyle Hilgendorf  |  March 29, 2011

Amazon recently announced a new feature in their Virtual Private Cloud (VPC).  Customers that have a VPC can now choose to deploy “dedicated instances” into their VPC that run on...

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