We discuss recent news in cloud computing including:
New features from Amazon Web Services, such as auto-scaling and load-balancing, and how it affects Amazon's eco-system of partners such as RightScale, GigaSpaces and others; as well as AWS coming out of beta and offering SLAs
Microsoft Azure and whether or not it will help Microsoft attract non .Net developers to it
The notion of vendor "vision lock-in" -- announcements aimed at making potential customers take pause before selecting a cloud vendor
and much more...
Please let us know what you think in the comments below and if there any particular topics you'd like us to discuss in future shows. We'll be having notable personalities in cloud computing as guests in upcoming shows - so stay tuned!
Welcome to Overcast, a new podcast series on cloud computing and related topics. In this series we'll bring you the latest in cloud computing related news with commentary and analysis by us, James Urquhart and Geva Perry. We will also be hosting various guests, including notable executives, technologists, analysts and bloggers.
This blog acts as a companion to the podcast, featuring all of the podcasts as well as related "show notes" and information.