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Thursday, March 06, 2008

Computing cloud

Moving computing and data away from the desktop and the portable PC and simpy displaying the results of computing that takes place in a centralized location and is then transmitted via the internet on the user’s screen. It is also called software-as-service in service computing community.

Google and Amazon have their computing cloud strategies, Microsoft is joining them (http://www.news.com/8301-10787_3-9883909-60.html)

Green IT

You think you save papers by using computer to process and store your data. You can even do more by blacking your screens and choosing proper color for your Web site. Here are more hints about green apps, hosts, etc.