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Netflix Pinterest Instagram outage is not Amazon’s fault

June 30th, 2012 · 1 Comment · cloud computing

Amazon had an extended outage last night in their Virginia data center. This outage was a resulted of power interruptions due to storms in the mid Atlantic area. This outage created some very visible impact on public applications such as Netflix, Pinterest and Instagram. The first reaction by many on the Internet of course is [...]

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Confusion about Cisco UCS pricing – Setting the Record Straight

June 13th, 2009 · No Comments · CISCO, Cisco B Series Blades, Cisco UCS B200, Cisco UCS B250, Cisco Unified Computing System, Cisco Unified Computing System Managerm UCSM, cloud computing, Paginated

I read an interesting article in the Channel Register written by Timothy Pricket Morgan today. In his article - Cisco California pricing revealed, $3,000 for a blade with no innards he attempts to position UCS as a horribly overpriced system where Cisco is egregiously marking up components. A pretty strong statement from his article is listed [...]

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Cisco’s Cloud Computing Offering

April 7th, 2009 · No Comments · CISCO, Cisco Unified Computing System, Cisco Unified Computing System Managerm UCSM, cloud computing, DC3.0, FCOE, Technology, virtualization, vmware, vSphere

Right now Cloud Computing is either the biggest threat that Cisco Systems has ever faced, or the biggest opportunity that Cisco has ever been presented with. How will Cisco react?

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