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Top 5 Alternatives to the Amazon Cloud

Have you been impacted by recent problems with Amazon’s Cloud Service? Suffering from their service outages (three this year so far)? Here are 5 Amazon Cloud alternatives: 1. Rackspace is a popular cloud service that offers public, private and hybrid clouds. While it is a little pricier, their service and support are superior. Most companies say they […]

Cloud Computing Outage -Extra, Extra, read all about it!

We will frequently update this Blog when we come across cloud computing outages. Two of the cloud industry’s largest and most well known providers – RackSpace and Amazon have suffered outages . RackSpace experienced 4 major outages in 2009. In April 2011, Amazon suffered daily /hourly outages in April and August. Recently this June (2012), […]

How Cloud Computing in Chicago might benefit your business

CIO magazine recently ranked the city of Chicago as one of the top ten cities for technology jobs and overall growth. Chicago is also home to some of the highest ranked data center providers in the domestic United States. Located in the Midwest part of the United States, Chicago is great cloud data center point of […]