FRIDAY! And what a Friday it is. Its also the autumnal equinox for all those paying attention: the official end of summer. Alas, summer might be gone for this year, but plenty of cloud goodness remains. Check out the best articles from this week below.
Jeff Vance: Will OpenStack usher a cloud revolution?
Joe McKendrick: Proving how cloud apps are more secure than on-premise apps.
James Mitchell: Amazon’s resource exchange isn’t going so well…
Adam Riglian: PaaS is evolving, so says Adam.
Dick Weisenberg: What does it mean to be Open Cloud?
Doug Bonderud: What private cloud isn’t and why that matters.
Barb Darrow: Excellent article on how LOB execs are increasingly making IT decisions, and what this means.
Barb Darrow: She’s been doing some major publishing this week. Now Barb delves into the cloud penetration in Europe.
Paul Krill: Heroku is bringing cloud and java together.
Brandon Butler: 5 things private cloud is not.
Mark Peters: Tech is not enough to handle big data.
Jen Cohen: Can cloud computing save money?
David Linthicum: the visionary D.Linthicum delivers a great read on the tipping point for cloud management.
Ben Kepes: Salesforce is becoming the first generation enterprise cloud platform.
Joe Panettieri: Google and SSAE16 Compliance Audits – Security assured?
Krishnan Subramanian: Citrix and Cumulogic – embracing PaaS.
David Marshall: U.S. Dept of Transportation has moved all its apps tot he cloud.
Klint Finley: Rackspace embraces Open Source Cloud.
By Jake Gardner