Cloud computing news digest – 24 Oct 2011

Alastair Aitken 24 October 2011 0




We’re trying out a more compact news digest from this week onwards with succinct descriptions and links to the source material.

Morgan Hill Consultants will be talking about cloud computing for non-techies presentation at the IT in Housing Conference and Exhibition 2011 ow.ly/73bsq

phpcloud.com by Zend is a Platform-as-a-Service to develop, deploy and manage PHP applications in the cloud ow.ly/73a5T

A list of social media marketing tools, including Facebook, Linkedin and StumbleUpon j.mp/phZRIF

The Nielsen report 2011 on social media, showing interesting facts and figures http://t.co/v300oqoo

Google Apps update alerts: A fresh start for Google Presentations plus more than 50 new features ow.ly/71RaD

Morgan Hill: Dropbox raises $250 million funding ow.ly/71R5Y

Google deal with L.A. sours: City wants out ow.ly/71rEA

Cloud computing: implications for IT support : BusinessWings.co.uk ow.ly/70E8n

Google Apps v Microsoft 365 – Google Apps wins according to Cloud Sherpas ow.ly/70Cvw

Morgan Hill: EU firms increase investment in innovation ow.ly/70Fgz

What’s behind Iceland’s first major data center? | ITworld ow.ly/70ChE

Shopify Raises $15 Million in Series B Funding ow.ly/6ZtAX

Consumers in the cloud by The Guardian ow.ly/6ZqpP

Reference architecture for private cloud computing from Microsoft TechNet ow.ly/6Zqi7

SafeNet unveils simplified identity federation for cloud apps ow.ly/6Zq64




Alastair Aitken (124 Posts)

As a contract developer and manager I’ve worked in a wide range of enterprises in a variety of countries where I’ve encountered everything from great work, awful work, bizarre work, all the way down to quasi-legal work. If you think that you recognise your own organisation within my articles then you’re undoubtedly wrong, where you work isn’t that unique.

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