The Next Level of Convergence?
Dec 23, 2009, 16:02 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Frank Ableson)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Now that my immediate concern of data loss was in the rear view
mirror, my mind moved to my current situation. My data was in good
order, but I didn’t have another laptop into which I could
slide the hard drive.
"As I walked around the office looking for a surrogate machine
to house my disk drive, I mused that an increasing amount of the
work I do on a day-to-day basis is actually done on remote servers
anyway. I just use the laptop for a keyboard, mouse and monitor
— not exactly cloud computing, but approaching that.
"For instance, this article is written via a web form online
— no word processor required. Thankfully spell-check is