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Cloud Computing in Practice

James Urquhart has assembled a very impressive list of examples of Cloud Computing in practice

James Urquhart has assembled a very impressive list of examples of Cloud Computing in practice.

Examples include:

  • Number of applications running on Force.com: 135,000
  • Number of applications hosted by Ruby on Rails platform service vendor Heroku: 40,000+
  • Objects stored in Amazon Web Services S3: 64 billion (as of August 2009)

Full details at: http://news.cnet.com/8301-19413_3-10405895-240.html

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Mark O'Neill is VP Innovation at Axway - API and Identity. Previously he was CTO and co-founder at Vordel, which was acquired by Axway. A regular speaker at industry conferences and a contributor to SOA World Magazine and Cloud Computing Journal, Mark holds a degree in mathematics and psychology from Trinity College Dublin and graduate qualifications in neural network programming from Oxford University.