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Is Amazon REALLY responsible for Instagram, Netflicks and other outages?


Let's review the recent 30 June Amazon Cloud failure: Amazon never said their EC2 is bullet proof of local regional outages – checkout their EC2 highlights here: http://aws.amazon.com/ec2/#highlights It says "The Amazon EC2 Service Level Agreement commitment is 99.95% availability for each Amazon EC2 Region". Nothing here mentions cross region high availability. The Amazon S3 […]

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The Cloud: System Administrator vs. Network Administrator – who wins?


The Cloud: System Administrator vs. Network Administrator – who wins? One of my friends told me once, he uses a small little secret to tell whethera person he is talking to, is a network administrator or a system administrator. He would ask them to tell him the details of most important computer in their network.If the […]

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Cloud Computing Alert – What if you could ask Google anything you wanted?


This Thursday I will be on a meeting at Google’s Head Quarters together with other CTO/CIOs.
I certainly have several cloud related and other questions, but I figured maybe it would be better
if you could send your questions as well. I’d be glad to push as many as possible into the sessions
and meetings there.
What you need to do to get a chance have your question in?

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Labor Day 2009: How the Mafia took over Google (Again)


I was doing my regular daily security alert review when my eye caught this message: Hackers have used advanced SEO (search engine optimization) techniques to have their link appear on top of Google search results for searches related to “labor day”. Imagine this: You live in the US, you just got your labor day vacation […]

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Your Certification Exams Materials


Your Certification Exams Materials (Cisco, Microsoft, Oracle and more) – Download at my blog (Picks of the week)- http://budurl.com/ITMMBlog

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I asked 40164 IT Professionals: Anyone using Amazon Cloud Services (EC2) – Introducing the first pack of answers


I asked 40164 IT Professionals: Anyone using Amazon Cloud Services (EC2) – Here are the answers

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Dell did $1,000,000 on twitter…


Dell did $1,000,000 on twitter rel=”nofollow”>http://tinyurl.com/byqjo3

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Just finished a Win2k3 2 Cluster


Just finished a Win2k3 2 Clusters with DFS on ESX3.5 U2. Works like a charm…

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