Tuesday, November 8, 2011
Google App Engine: cloud is not just hardware
More and more it becomes obvious that the cloud aspect of infrastructure will blur the distinction between what the application architecture has to take into account as a precondition and what it has to handle in its scope. This post from DZone is a great illustration on how taking the cloud into account is paramount to a successful project. You don't deal with it: you lose money; take it into account and you're as easily profitable.