Pragmatic viewpoints of Open Computing
From archive: March 2009 X
AlbertTWong 120000HPW1 1,837 Views
Much too often we "talk" about politics but yet we don't really understand it. The below article from an ex-IBM VP really sheds some needed light on the subject.
AlbertTWong 120000HPW1 4,780 Views
Want to know more about cloud and grid computing? Learn how you can use Infrastructure as a Service to get a full computer infrastructure using Amazon's Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2). See the similarities, differences, and issues to consider in grid and cloud computing. Explore some of the security issues and choices for Web development in the cloud, and see how you can be environmentally friendly using cloud computing.
AlbertTWong 120000HPW1 3,284 Views
The basic gist, it costs way too much in terms of operating costs (distribution/logistics, inventory, purchasing) and not enough revenue.