Latest cloud news and links:
John contends that Puppet has a bigger head start and that Chef has a huge gap to close or remain a tool for the Ruby on Rails cloud crowd.
Andrew explains that, “Puppet guarantees that order matters on the level that it is specified. Chef guarantees that if you start with the same input, you get the same output.”
During a forum held at the Brookings Institution Microsoft senior vice president and general council, Brad Smith, proposed federal legislation meant to address ts cloud computing. Smith and other forum participants stressed the need to raise privacy and security issues associated with cloud computing to a federal level – and the need to do it quickly.
IBM is expected to announce on Thursday the largest enterprise cloud computing deployment to date as Panasonic begins a migration off Microsoft Exchange to IBM’s LotusLive cloud service. More than 100,000 employees will participate in the initial migration effort expanding to a total of more than 300,000 employees and external partners globally.
S3Fox Organizer helps you organize/manage/store your files on Amazon S3