Did cloud computing help Obama win the #Election2012?
A new post from Amazon Web Services’ Jeff Barr has detailed how President Barack Obama’s campaign team utilised the AWS cloud to their advantage.
“The words ‘mission critical’ definitely apply here,” wrote Barr, adding: “With the opportunity to lead the United States as the prize, the stakes were high.”
But how did cloud computing influence the outcome of the election?
The use of technology to influence the presidential campaign has been widely reported,...