Multiplayer Doom on Cloudflare Workers
“Does it run Doom?” is the ultimate nerd test for technology. CloudFlare passed today running multiplayer Doom on their edge worker network: So, if a developer wants to run their next hit, say a real-time multiplayer game, using nothing but their app and Workers, without any servers or traditional infrastructure, can they? Let’s prove they…
Nvidia to buy ARM for $40B
nVidia has a blog post over the proceeding. Of course, not only for the sheer size of the deal at $40B, not only techcrunch but also The Verge report on how Nvidia is acquiring Arm for $40 billion. The impact and consequence of the deal is suspected to be huge. ARM’s market share in mobile…
CloudFront and Lambda at the Edge
AWS OfficeHours with Woodrow Arrington and David Brown, both Senior Product Managers on the AWS CloudFront Team. They discuss the benefits of CDN technology and use-cases of Lambda@Edge. The video touches security related considerations.
Amazon CloudFront Edge Locations
Amazon CloudFront Edge Locations: AWS’ Amazon CloudFront launches 5 new CloudFront Edge Locations. These are located in Bulgaria, Greece, Hungary, Kenya, and Romania. AWS CloudFront is a Content Delivery Network and helps webpages to distribute their content globally. To achieve this, CDN’s leverage managed reverse proxy servers. The goal is to bring content closer to…
Should Companies Do Most of Their Computing in the Cloud?
Recommendation: Bruce Schneier on Cloud(1) Computing(2).
IEEE Cloud Computing Magazine Seeks Editor in Chief
IEEE Computer Society and IEEE Communications Society seek applicants for the position of inaugural editor in chief.
IEEE Cloud Computing
Cloud Computing Community Activities – IEEE Cloud Computing.
CIIP analysis of cloud computing services
The European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA) analyzes cloud computing from a Critical Information Infrastructure Protection (CIIP) perspective via Critical Cloud Computing-A CIIP perspective on cloud computing services — ENISA.
The 10 Best Countries for Cloud Computing – Forbes
Forbes berichtet über eine Studie der BSA-The Software Alliance: “Global Survey on the Status of Cloud”. BSA setzt Deutschland auf Platz 4 der Liste der am besten für Cloud Computing geeigneten Länder. via The 10 Best Countries for Cloud Computing – Forbes.
Die Menschmaschine – Cloud Computing von Hand Charles Babbage lässt auch heute noch grüßen.