Cloud computing incorporates almost every computing manifestation within the IT world: distributed, grid, utility, on-demand, open source; Web services; P2P; Web 2.0 and, last but not least, software as a service. But some definitive answers are needed to satisfy enterprise concerns
Technology may never again be the driving force in the corporate decision process, but in SOA it will always be the implementation mechanism. Therefore, to correctly "green" the corporation we must "green" SOA
Though it's been hiding in the closet for years, latency is once again becoming a technical issue to be dealt with in the new data centre. Next-generation, intelligent latency-sensitive SLAs are needed now, not in the future
Initially an aggressive marketing tactic to differentiate from the classic IP Router, the Services Router has recently evolved into a useful infrastructure tool to flatten over architected hierarchical IP Service Provider networks.