Joyent, Inc., a provider of Enterprise-Class Cloud Computing, today announced
the expansion of its Cloud Computing business to China. Joyent becomes
China's first Cloud Computing vendor at a time where computing infrastructure
is in very high demand. The company's data center is located in the
Qinhuangdao Economic and Technological Development Zone (QETDZ), Hebei
"China is the world's fastest growing economy and Joyent is there with the
country's first local Cloud Computing offering", said David Young, CEO and
Founder of Joyent. "This is definitely a very exciting and positive move for
Joyent. We would especially like to thank our partners, QETDZ and Intel for
their support in making this expansion possible. We are looking forward to
providing the Chinese developer community and China's enterprises with
world-leading Cloud Computing technology."
Cloud Computing Expo on Ulitzer
SYS-CON's 4th International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo, held on
November 2 - 4, 2009, in Santa Clara, attracted more than 40 sponsors with
over 2,000 delegates, a record attendance. The three content-packed days
emphasized value with a rich array of sessions led by exceptional speakers
about the business and technical value of cloud computing.
Enjoy here our photo album of the show.
Now held three times a year -- in New York, Prague, and Santa Clara -- the
Cloud Computing Conference & Expo series is the fastest-growing Enterprise IT
event in... (more)
What every developer wants is access and the ability to shape any data across
the Internet through one simple language, with out need to learn different
APIs. Yahoo! Query Language (YQL) provides just that and its effectiveness
will be demonstrated live at SYS-CON's 4th International Cloud Computing
Conference & Expo, being held November 2-4 at the Santa Clara Convention
Center in Santa Clara, CA.
The demo will take place at a breakout session being given by Technical
Yahoo! Jonathan Trevor.
YQL provides an extensible plugin model for connecting to any data source
called Open D... (more)
The world's first journal devoted to the delivery of massively scalable IT
resources as a service using Internet technologies has been launched by
SYS-CON Media. The all-new "Cloud Computing Journal" is the latest in a
series of leading-edge additions to its 25-plus stable of online and print
publications such as Virtualization Journal, Web 2.0 Journal, AJAX & RIA
Journal, Open Web Developer's Journal, and iPhone Developer's Journal.
Other market-leading SYS-CON titles include Java Developer's Journal,
SOAWorld Magazine, .NET Developer's Journal, PowerBuilder Journal, Flex
In a May 2008 report, Merrill Lynch estimated that 12% of the worldwide
software market would start using cloud technology in the next 5 years and
that the annual revenue for cloud computing will increase to $95 billion in
the same period. Now, according to the Wall Street Journal, AT&T has become
the latest company to invest in cloud computing.
The Journal quotes Daryl Plummer, a cloud-computing analyst at Gartner Inc.,
as confirming that businesses are increasingly concerned with "elasticity" in
their technology infrastructure. "A business has unknown capacity
requirements, or ... (more)