cloud services

Sandstorm.io is a radically easier way to run personal instances of web apps. It allows you to have your own personal server and install apps to it through an app store interface as easily as you would install apps on a phone. Here at Sandstorm, we talk a lot about the need for privacy, security,... Read more
5 comments Posted 4 Aug 2014 by Kenton Varda Feed
Open Cloud Declaration
In mid-November, the open source/open standards advocacy group, Open Forum Europe (OFE), released an "Open Cloud Declaration," which identifies ten principles to help policy makers, industry, and other stakeholders find "a global and open approach to Cloud technologies and solutions." It is not a... Read more
0 comments Posted 13 Jan 2014 by Paul Brownell (Red Hat) Feed
OpenSaaS and Government IT
In recent years, open source software projects, and, separately, cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) products have begun to significantly disrupt traditional technology vendor business models in government, making it easier and cheaper for governments to procure and implement the software... Read more
2 comments Posted 9 Jan 2014 by Andrew Hoppin Feed
open versus closed business
As a 21st century netzien, you’ve got plenty of choices when it comes to low cost cloud services. Generally, you pick a favorite provider or two and centralize your world around them. For me, that means: Google Voice, Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Music, and Dropbox for file syncing and sharing.... Read more
0 comments Posted 9 Oct 2013 by Adam Clater (Red Hat) Feed