Amazon gets (more) serious about government cloud

Originally posted on Gigaom:
Not that you probably needed it, but here’s more proof that Amazon Web Services(s amzn) is dead serious about getting more government work. First, CloudFormation, the company’s tool that lets systems administrators manage sets of related AWS services from simple templates, is now available on Amazon’s GovCloud service. GovCloud was built for government agencies…

Codeacademy

Only a quick post today…. When people think about computer science, they imagine people with pocket protectors and thick glasses who code all night. The truth is coding is now in every day life, with the explosion of mobile devices and development of applications it is hard not to have an understanding of coding andContinue reading “Codeacademy”

Why you might want Stackdriver to watch your cloud infrastructure for you

Originally posted on Gigaom:
Stackdriver thinks you need to know more — a lot more — about what’s going on in your IT infrastructure so you can avoid performance degradation and other snafus. To that end it’s positioning itself as a sort of New Relic of cloud infrastructure, according to founders Dan Belcher and Izzy Azeri.…