With EC2 Spot Instances, you can save money, but there's a catch - they won't necessarily be available when you need or want to use them. Managing and strategising around such temperamental instances can be challenging, not to mention unsuitable for AWS customers who are looking to provide stable online end user experiences.
SDN's early roots can be likened to the idea of MPLS, where we saw the decoupling of network control and forwarding planes. But SDN isn't just that - it's really more about providing programmatic interfaces into network equipment regardless if it's coupled or not.
Wuala, the Switzerland-based cloud storage service owned by data storage provider Seagate, is to terminate in November, according to a company blog post.
Gartner has released its latest hype cycle for emerging technologies, and while the likes of autonomous vehicles and the Internet of Things sits atop the peak of inflated expectations, hybrid cloud computing is a bit further down the line heading straight for the trough of disillusionment.