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OGF announces Open Cloud Computing Interface Group

April 28th, 2009 • Comments Off on OGF announces Open Cloud Computing Interface Group

Yesterday DMTF announced the Cloud Incubator. Today OGF announces the launch of OCCI. It is a great week for Cloud Standards!

DMTF announces the Cloud Computing Incubator

April 27th, 2009 • Comments Off on DMTF announces the Cloud Computing Incubator

The DMTF announce the incubator for Cloud Computing. See the complete information here. The charter can be found here. Sun is one
of the parties in this group.

This is interesting indeed. The DMTF has the following time line in mind for their efforts:

The Cloud incubator is expected to complete within 1 year from approval of the charter by the board.

OCCI has a similar approach and tries to deliver in the same time frame. Hope to see some work overlap and collaboration!

Update: Mark also has a nice entry about it.

blogs.sun.com turns 5

April 27th, 2009 • Comments Off on blogs.sun.com turns 5

Today is the 5th birthday of blogs.sun.com Although I’m not that long with Sun. I love this efforts of having the employee blog. Adds another method of information distribution to the companies value.

Barcode Plantage

April 27th, 2009 • Comments Off on Barcode Plantage

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News from the Cloud

April 27th, 2009 • Comments Off on News from the Cloud

VmWare releases the first Cloud Computing Operating System: http://www.vmware.com/products/vsphere/index.html

The Eucalyptus project seems to have gone commercial: http://www.undertheradarblog.com/blog/eucalyptus-presents-at-under-the-radar-2009/

What we learn from all this: Cloud Computing is stil a hype and everybody uses his own definition of a Cloud. Kind of funny, but currently a very intersting field to work in!