Monday, February 16, 2009

infoworld: 2009 Technology of the Year Awards: Platforms and Virtualization

Amazon Web Services
Amazon Web Services is like a techno-tinker-toy set with limitless compute, storage, and communication facilities. Programmers and architects of distributed systems will find the AWS site nothing short of a playground, and organizations with applications that require worldwide connectivity, a proof-of-concept laboratory, or substantial compute or storage facilities on an irregular basis will find EC2, S3, SQS, and SimpleDB compelling.

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