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MIT Researchers' Open Source Tool Can Optimize Databases in the Cloud

In a steady fashion, almost all users of digital technology and devices are using open source, simply because so many open source software components help drive proprietary applications and platforms. The proliferation of open source components is starting to have a very positive effect on the cloud computing scene. As just one example, Netflix--which has a very robust cloud-based proprietary platform--has released Chaos Monkey and a number of other meaningful open source components that can make cloud deployments stronger. Now, news comes from MIT that researchers are open sourcing software components for cloud-based database-driven applications that could reduce hardware requirements by 95 percent while  improving performance.  

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Did Amazon Just Nuke Enterprise Private Clouds?

AWS is now saying that you can do private cloud by default in EC2. The upshot: It may be bit harder for rivals to pitch servers, storage and networking gear with AWS lurking in the background.

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AWS Plugs Node.js Into Elastic Beanstalk

Amazon has plugged Node.js into its free platform-as-a-service, Elastic Beanstalk.…...

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Red Hat's OpenShift Origin to Become More Transparent

Red Hat is making the OpenShift Origin project more transparent and easier to participate in as an open source community using tools such as GitHub and git...

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Cloud Computing's Big Debt to NASA

IBM's decision this week to base its cloud services on OpenStack may help establish this open source platform as the standard in enterprises.

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