Even though Apple and Microsoft haven’t commented on the new open source
technology which delivers high quality audio and video capabilities to
desktop and mobile browsers, major carriers such as AT&T and Telefónica,
leading infrastructure providers like Alcatel-Lucent and Ericsson and new
WebRTC application providers in likes of Teledini and NetDev are driving the
Research analyst, Sabir Rafiq comments, “WebRTC brings many opportunities;
ABI Research believes major trends will start to form within the enterprise
market with WebRTC. Companies will be willing to implement the new technology
to aid productivity and reduce communication barriers within the
ABI Research recognizes that there are significant barriers in the way of
WebRTC technology becoming widely adopted. Firstly, Apple is not showing any
interest in WebRTC, similar to ... (more)
Will DevOps Become the Norm?
All prognosticators, even us who simply roll out a single annual list, hope
for two things: one, that your predictions get a lot of traction and shares
across the industry, and two, that you end up actually being correct.
Anil Batra’s list of 2014 predictions has turned a lot of heads, largely
due to the fact that he led off with such a bold one. “DevOps teams become
the norm, not the exception.” While you would imagine that the DevOps
faithful and its believers would be the biggest fans of this coming true this
year, I would argue that it’s software ... (more)
Cloud Computing Expo on Ulitzer
9th International Cloud Expo, held on November 7 - 10, 2011, in Santa Clara,
CA, attracted more than 120 sponsors and exhibitors with over 7,500
registered delegates and four content-packed days with a rich array of
sessions about the business and technical value of cloud computing led by
exceptional speakers from every sector of the cloud computing ecosystem.
The Cloud Expo series is the fastest-growing Enterprise IT event in the past
10 years, devoted to every aspect of delivering massively scalable enterprise
IT as a service.
We invite you to en... (more)
Cloud Expo Early Bird Savings
A robust ecosystem of solutions providers is emerging around cloud computing.
Here, SYS-CON's Cloud Computing Journal expands its list of most active
players in the fast-emerging Cloud Ecosystem, from the 'mere' 100 we
identified back in January of this year, to half as many again - testimony,
if any further were needed, to the fierce and continuing growth of the
"Elastic IT" paradigm throughout the world of enterprise computing.
Editorial note: The words in quotation marks used to describe the various
services and solutions in this round-up are in e... (more)
4th International Cloud Expo Photo Album on Ulitzer
The past month has seen an unprecedented concentration of Cloud-related
articles, events, tweets, and - above all - product launches, partnership
announcements and M&A moves. So is Cloud Computing, after three years,
finally coming to the boil? Here, by way of allowing you to judge for
yourself, SYS-CON's Cloud Computing Journal brings you a timeline of the
trajectory of the Cloud so far.
NOVEMBER 13, 2006
Jeff Bezos' Risky Bet - BusinessWeek publishes a cover article on Amazon's
"Elastic Compute Cloud" (EC2) - a totally new on-d... (more)
"I see a great, expansive future for our industry and for our company," wrote
Ray Ozzie in his October 28, 2010, internal memo to Microsoft's executives,
"a future of amazing, pervasive cloud-centric experiences delivered through a
world of innovative devices that surround us."
Ozzie titled the memo "Dawn of a New Day," a phrase that he felt best summed
up his sense of excitement and hopefulness about the world's IT future:
"It’s the dawn of a new day – the sun having now arisen on a world of
continuous services and connected devices."
Below, as a service to Cloud Computing Journal ... (more)