August 8, 2011

Moving from NoSQL to NewSQL

As the web expanded and paved way for new social networking sites and multi player online games, the need for more transactions and throughput increased rapidly forcing new solutions to emerge.The traditional RDBMS based solutions could not match up to the demands of new web platforms and failed miserably when confronted with the challenges.
April 12, 2011

Cloud computing as a utility

Cloud computing has been around for a while, but the adoption has increased in the recent past than ever before. The big companies always had the advantage of purchasing power and hardware to meet the computing requirements, but the small and medium companies could not afford to try their ideas due to lack of access.
January 30, 2011

Azure as cloud platform

As new cloud platforms emerge and target different audience, the factors such as ease of use, deployment, load balancing and auto scaling are the ones that take centre stage in determining the viability of a cloud platform.
January 25, 2011

Hybrid computing is the way forward

Public and private clouds are buzzwords that every IT organizations could not stop hearing about in the past one year. Now it has transformed itself from being a mere buzzword to the trend that every organization wants to cash in on. The other flavour is hybrid computing that is gaining momentum these days in the organizations.