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Naresh Kumar
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Engineer at a tech consulting company with 1-500 employees
Amazon Web Services, Rackspace OpenStack, Microsoft Windows Azure and Google are the major cloud hosting and storage service providers. Athough Amazon is top of them and is oldest in cloud market, Rackspace, Microsoft and Google are giving tough competition to each other and to Amazon also for all… more »
Engineer at a tech vendor with 1-500 employees
You wanna be in the cloud? You have plenty of options. I’ve evaluated or used many of them, so here are a few words about each. (I will include some Java-related comments, as I’m using Java, but most of the things apply to all (supported) languages). But before I go into a bit more details for eac… more »
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Amy ArmitageThanks for the kind mention of Jelastic. FYI we actually support Java and PHP… more »
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Igor Savinkin
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Developer at a tech services company with 1-500 employees
Google Application Engine (GAE) is a cloud computing platform for developing and hosting web applications in Google-managed data centers. -- Frameworks -- Google App Engine was written to be language independent, however it currently supports Google-friendly languages such as Python, Java, … more »
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imran_shIn my opinion, Automatic CDN replication is the major advantage of GAE. Static… more »
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Uriel Maimon
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Owner at a tech consulting company with 1-500 employees
Dec 25 2013
I’ve been using Azure for all of my web projects over the past couple of years now. Valuable Features: The ability to kick start a new web application or website and having them up and running in matter of minutes still amazes me. Improvements To Organization: Deploying new release for existin… more »
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Dan Mullineux
Real User
CTO at a media company with 1-500 employees
Dec 15 2013
Google App Engine is amazing, we got our prototype up and running in no time, and for no expense. We then decided it was the right platform to run a big part of our platform. We particularly appreciated the following features: No sys admin needed. Automatic scaling. Amazing uptime (despite earli… more »
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Travis Brown
Consultant
Consultant at a software R&D company with 1-500 employees
As we become more distributed in our everyday lives, we must change our approach and view of how we build software. Distributed environments call for distributed software solutions. According to Wikipedia, a distributed system is a software system in which components located on networked compute… more »
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Not2LateCapHillNice post about Azure. We're working on partnering with them as well at Riverb… more »
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imran_shHi Travis Brown. Can you please tell that what is the maximum size of mess… more »
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Aari Bradshaw
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Senior Architect at a tech services company with 500-5000 employees
When Cloud Sherpas helps a customer move to the cloud, we usually see the customer move in phases. Recently, we’ve observed a growing trend among enterprise companies, who — having seen positive results from an initial cloud implementation — give us a call a few months later, eager for advice on … more »
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Alin RaduAs a pro, I would say that Salesforce Platform is built with a broad range of … more »
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DevMgr327
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Manager of Development at a software R&D company with 1-500 employees
Pros: Zero maintenance cost for web servers Reliable for scalability Free basic account with limited quota for trial Suitable for startups with limited users and limited resources Cons: No filesystem access More expensive than the alternate options if a product/service has a lot of users L… more »
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imran_shMigration of an existing MYSQL database to Google app engine is difficult and … more »
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Trevor GankarchI think having 5 developers working with you to allow for patching upgrade and… more »
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Last saturday we switched Wedoist from Rackspace's Cloud to Amazon AWS. In this post I will present why we have done this and why we picked Amazon AWS instead of Rackspace's Cloud or dedicated hosting. Why not Rackspace's Cloud? We initially used Rackspace because we thought they had … more »
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tina5gigaAlthough cost is an important factor when it comes to businesses, the resultin… more »
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Alin RaduCompared with Amazon's EC2, Rackspace Cloud has one specific advantage: it off… more »
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HenryInteresting fight. Looks like Rackspace still an underdog. Let's see..... more »
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richk_passingclouditservicesOK, if you are a member of the public, or a small company and don't have the s… more »
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reviewer83025Amazon is primarily in the B2C business (selling books, movies, electronics, g… more »
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Cloud-ninerJust curious how this is panning out. Apparently a lot of companies are having… more »
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HenryI wish I could use both AWS & Rackspace:>) Good luck Henry more »
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Babu JayaramAll the providers today have some feature differentiation among them each offe… more »
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Engineer at a tech services company with 1-500 employees
Dec 04 2013
Platform as a Service is a one of the GROWING sector of cloud computing. PaaS basically help developer to speed the development of app, saving money and most important innovating their applications and business instead of setting up configurations and managing things like servers and data… more »
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Ariel Lindenfeld
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Senior Community Manager
IT Central Station
Mar 26 2014
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reviewer72594I think that would heavily depend on the use case. I've been both on the buyi… more »
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Eric DirstGreat question Ariel...I do have guidelines, which could be turned into a matr… more »
CIO at a government with 1-500 employees
Mar 04 2014
In my business models the integration of a hybrid cloud is the new elevation of understanding cloud based services. For business processes that are highly sensitive, then on-premise or a private cloud is required because of the service levels needed like Health & Public Safety. The cost of these c… more »