Sunday, May 4, 2008

Amazon's Cloud Computing Bet

Although the Kindle has been getting all the buzz, an argument can be made that cloud computing is a much bigger initiative for Amazon. What is "cloud computing" and why should you care? This excellent Wired article by Spencer Reiss tells you everything you need to know.

The bottom line: More and more applications and data will live in "the cloud" and Amazon is well-positioned to be a major player.