Cloud Computing News: Week 27 July to 2 Aug 2009

This list is a summary of Cloud Computing news that I posted during the past week on Twitter:

- When a SaaS solution should or should not be considered Cloud? (via @CloudExpo)

- RT @JohnTreadway EXCELLENT post by @ghaff on CloudCamp Boston + observations made there: via @beaker

- #CloudComputing trend is growing - Innovators have to be quick to survive... by @jmkap (via @cloudbook)

- #CloudComputing Makes Servers Obsolete (by @lmacvittie) #CloudViews
- Cloud Computing Use Cases #WhitePaper Published by @doug_tidwell (via @ruv)

- Federal IT spending to increase modestly thanks to cloud computing (via @cloudysaas)

- GSA released their Cloud Computing Request For Quotation (RFQ): (via @Kevin_Jackson) #GovCloud

- Software Vendors Scooping Up SaaS Players (via @workinthecloud)

- #CloudComputing #WhitePaper: Securing Applications in the Clouds (by HP) #CloudViews

- Mythbusters of Cloud Computing (via @byron_cpa)

- The ‘Cloud’ Is NOT Outsourcing (via @PeterKretzman @charltonb) #CloudViews

- The real cost of cloud computing services (#CIO Tips) #CloudViews

- CIO News: Latest Cloud Computing trend: End users buying IT as a Service (via @TTintheCloud)

- #CloudComputing: "neither private sector nor public sector really understands what cloud computing is all about"...

- #CloudComputing brings developers to the people (via @infoworld @NolioSoft)

- #Cloudcomputing, low or high appeal for banks? (via @bslook) #CloudViews

- Brokering Cloud Computing as a Commodity (via @CloudExpo)

- Cloud Governance: Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed… (via @CloudExpo)

- The 2009 Cloud Consensus Report - Federal cloud initiative & MeriTalk (via @CloudedAnalysis)

- #CloudComputing explained in 152 slides OSCON 09 (via @justinpirie @opteso) #CloudViews

- The Single Biggest Reason Public Clouds Will Dominate the Next Era of IT (by @fgens IDC)

- #CloudComputing #WhitePaper: Introspective Security in Cloud Computing (via @bslook @ruv) #CloudViews

- Bandwidth No Longer an Obstacle to Applications in the Cloud (via @Kevin_Jackson) #CloudViews

- RT @Pointzeromedia: Call for speakers - #CloudComputing World Forum - 1/10/09, London - - contact

- @Kevin_Jackson Tech Chair, 1st Annual Government IT Conference & Expo: #CloudViews #GovCloud

- The U.S. Government is Making the Move to the Cloud - Does Your Company Want To Get Involved?

- CIOZone has a brand-new, detailed take on Government 2.0: @dhinchcliffe views:

- #WhitePaper: #CloudComputing for Healthcare & Life Sciences Data Warehousing (via @recomdata) #CloudViews

- Is cloud computing right for enterprise? (via @cloudnetworking) #CloudViews

- PivotLink Eliminates the #Security Barriers to Cloud-Based Business Intelligence (via @Kevin_Jackson)

- @Kevin_Jackson review of @MariaSpinola "Essential Guide..." (via @ITKLCameron @cloudysaas)

- "Large percentage of Middle East firms adopts cloud computing" (PR)

- #CloudComputing: The Cloud Its Benefits and Its Threats (via @Rich_Bruklis)

- #CloudComputing: Federal agencies are pushing standards & definitions that help the business world (via @Rich_Bruklis)

- #CloudComputing: Compliance Research Group Outlines Strategies for Stronger Risk Management (via @Kevin_Jackson)

Thanks and please let me know how can I help you.
Maria Spínola


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