Author Archives: Olafur Ingthorsson

Mobile Cloud Places Premium on Storage Access

In a mobile cloud computing scenario, both mobile apps and data are stored and run directly from the cloud, increasing the relevancy of network servers, data center infrastructure and efficient network delivery while decreasing the importance of the storage capacity and processing power of the end-user device itself. Read More

Are IaaS and PaaS Cloud Models Converging?

AWS Elastic Beanstalk is providing a Platform as a Service functionality on top of its EC2 Infrastructure as a Service platform. Meanwhile, Microsoft is offering an IaaS option atop its Azure PaaS platform though the Windows Azure Virtual Machine Role. Read More

Amazon SDKs Boost Support for Mobile Cloud

Mobile cloud computing is posed to proliferate in 2011. Amazon’s recent release of its Software Development Kits (SDK) for Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS provide developers are provided with tools that will simplify development of cloud applications. Read More