News about cloud computing; tips and tools to help your organization run in the cloud. Learn about various cloud infrastructures and architect types such as Google App Engines, Aptana, Amazon CloudFront CDN and more.

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

CDNs Gaining Broader Use with JavaScript Libraries

Category: Ajax, Cloud, jQuery, Sencha, Yahoo!

YUI and Google Most everyone knows that Google has really stepped up to the plate by helping many JavaScript library projects host their builds on the Google AJAX Libraries API. Apart from providing a central distribution point for these libraries, the bandwidth cost savings alone go a long way in helping frameworks service their users Read the rest…

Posted by Rey Bango at 11:16 am

4.1 rating from 50 votes

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008

Aptana Cloud: A sneak peak

Category: Aptana, Cloud, JavaScript

Dougal Matthews has been playing with Aptana Cloud in a beta form. He wrote up this piece that walks you through the functionality with screenshots: After creating a project it then is automatically available in the cloud options. When you click on the project under the cloud menu you are taken through a (very easy Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 5:27 am

4.1 rating from 29 votes

Monday, April 28th, 2008

Aptana Cloud: Develop on your desktop, sync out to the cloud

Category: Aptana, Cloud, JavaScript

Aptana have announced their cloud platform initiative, Aptana Cloud. Aptana Cloud plugs right into your IDE to provide instant deployment, smart synchronization, and seamless migration as you scale. Aptana Cloud is ideal for developers who use scripting languages to create Ajax, Facebook, mySpace and all other sorts of Web applications. The key is that this Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 2:41 pm

4 rating from 29 votes

Tuesday, April 8th, 2008

What does Google App Engine mean for Ajax developers?

Category: Cloud, Google

I have been really looking forward to seeing the Google App Engine launch, and get in the hands of developers. This is just a preview release, and I obviously would like to see more languages and frameworks above and beyond Python and what we have now. The non-Pythonistas will all be saying “what about [insert Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 8:55 am

3.8 rating from 31 votes