One of my current Open University modules (M362 – Developing Concurrent Distributing Systems) discusses “The Cloud” quite a bit, especially the Amazon solution. It is supposed to be cheaper and more scaleable than creating your own infrastructure. Well, it seems that a few years down the line this may no longer be true, at least…… Continue reading Is The Cloud Too Expensive?
Hello 2013, you snuck up on me a bit there. 2012 has been a bit of a busy year and has ended rather earlier than I thought. Still, here we are in a brand new year.I had loads going on in 2012, although my (irregular, rare) readers wouldn’t know it due to the paucity of…… Continue reading New Year, New Me?