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August 16, 2013
OpenStack APIs have become a topic of fierce argument within the open source cloud platform's community, ending in a contentious debate this week.
April 17, 2012
Amazon CloudSearch and Microsoft Bing vie to nail down search as an important category of service for cloud application developers.
March 23, 2012
AWS customers can easily move workloads between their data centers and Amazon’s public cloud services, thanks to a deal with Eucalyptus this week.
October 18, 2011
Apple's recent cloud services problems say a lot about the challenges of real-time services in the cloud. Namely, think twice about who you trust to store data and applications.
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