IaaS Architectures

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Timely article in InformationWeek as cloud provider Nirvanix goes out of business about the scrutiny IaaS architectures will increasingly get “The size of the pipes providers use to move data into and out of their cloud is an architectural decision, Cloud Computing, SaaS

So You Want to Start Your Own Architecture Firm…

YoungUpstarts

Learning the construction process from beginning to end, even if you aren’t in control of every step, can be invaluable when you run your own architecture firm. A Place to Find Jobs – Architecture design jobs are often awarded to the lowest bidder.

Angels In The Architecture

Feld Thoughts

One of the events on our Do More Faste r book tour will be something we are calling Angels in the Architecture. The Eventbrite signups are below: Palo Alto: Tuesday 10/12/10 – 5pm – 6pm: Angels in the Architecture. Los Angeles: Thursday 10/14/10 – 4pm – 5pm: Angels in the Architecture. Seattle: Friday 10/15/10 – 4pm – 5pm: Angels in the Architecture.

Creativity In Architecture

crowdSPRING Blog

Tags: Awesomeness design inspiration architecture creativity designer hong kong

Choosing The Right Mobile Application Architecture

YoungUpstarts

One way to mitigate headaches such as these is to have a clear understanding of the different mobile application architectures available. Here are four questions you should be asking when deciding on the right mobile application architecture for your enterprise: 1.

In Search of Digital Excellence

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When Karl-Heinz Streibich, CEO of Software AG invited me to help with his book The Digital Enterprise: The Moves and Motives of the Digital Leaders, he invoked Tom Peters and his best seller In Search of Excellence. Karl-Heinz said we.

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Getting The Website Information Architecture Right: How to Structure Your Site for Optimal User Experiences

ConversionXL

Information architecture is no joke, yet overwhelming majority of businesses have structured their site using the IMO method – “in my opinion” While common sense is a useful tool and a lot of sites are very simple (e.g. What is information architecture?

6 Ways to Cut the Costs of Network Downtime

The Startup Magazine

Consider Your Cluster Architectures. It is advisable to hire a professional network architect to review your clustering architecture, which might be slowing down your systems. In most business environments, network outages are relatively commonplace.

Help Detained USA Citizen In Abu Dhabi

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

He’s highly qualified, with a BS in Architecture, and three Masters degrees in Visual Communication, Interior Archite cture, and Guidance/Counseling. This is a departure for this blog.

Space Matters: Unveiling The Kennel

K9 Ventures

K9 News The Kennel Architecture CHA:COL Creative space Design Industrial Lerch Construction SpaceIn April 2014, in the post Making Moves , I wrote about K9’s impending move to a new space and outlined my reasons for leaving downtown Palo Alto.

A Brief Intro to Domain Driven Design

Austin Startup

However, we also want to make sure that we can give teams guidance about how to think about these services so that we don’t end up as a large set of mismatched services of vastly different sizes and no cohesive overarching architecture.

Former Head of Microsoft Israel Dreams of Billion Dollar Israeli Startups

VC Cafe

His name is often associated with other successful Israelis such as: Shai Agassi , Better Place founder and CEO and former next-in-line to become CEO of SAP, Safra Catz , CFO and co-president of Oracle, and David Perlmutter , an EVP of Intel and GM of Intel Architecture Group. By Ben Bakhshi.

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Lessons Learned: Sharding for startups

Startup Lessons Learned

Lessons Learned by Eric Ries Sunday, January 4, 2009 Sharding for startups The most important aspect of a scalable web architecture is data partitioning. So far, this is just a summary of what all of us who have attempted to build web-scale architectures considers obvious. The solution is to build an architecture that works for the startup condition. To me, the optimal architecture is one that serves four goals simultaneously.

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We’re not that unique

Start Up Blog

architectureNew ideas for businesses are generally because we see a gap in the market. We consider not if there is a market in that gap. People are very often focused on solving imaginary problems that other people have.

More innovation

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On the New Florence blog Cisco’s tablet wrinkles “Social” Architecture Pyrotechnic Science Technology at the Home Depot. Innovative Business Uses of Technology

Architect as Entrepreneur

The Entrepreneurial Mind

The Entrepreneurial Mind : Jamie Pfeffer- Pfeffer Torode Architecture. Tweet Facebook LinkedIn Tumblr Stumble Digg Delicious The post Architect as Entrepreneur appeared first on Dr Jeff Cornwall

Lessons Learned: Just-In-Time Scalability

Startup Lessons Learned

We wanted an agile approach that would allow us to build our software architecture as we needed it, without downtime, but also without large amounts of up-front cost. Lessons Learned by Eric Ries Tuesday, September 2, 2008 Just-In-Time Scalability At my previous company, we pioneered an approach to building out our infrastructure that we called "Just-In-Time Scalability."

"God is in the details." Mies van der Rohe - Startups and angels.

Tim Keane

Whether you like the architecture of Mies van der Rohe or not, this particular comment does make you stop and think. Whether you like the architecture of Mies van der Rohe or not, this particular comment does make you stop and think. Startups and angels: Along the way to success. By Tim Keane, Angel Investor, Golden Angels Investors, LLC. Archives. Profile. Subscribe. « We Only Need 1% of The Total Market!

Multi-Tenancy: Where are the outsourcers?

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I was reading Phil Wainewright’s nice note on multi-tenancy “The cloud operates within a service-oriented architecture, where providers achieve economies of scale by delivering their services in volume and operating them from pooled resources.” italics mine) I drifted off wondering. Cloud Computing Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant) Outsourcing (IBM, Accenture, EDS

More New Renaissance

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on the innovation blog China’s architectural boom Not your parents’ cruise The human face of Big Data Paperless ProcessWorld Software AG innovation awards Pinterest Power You’ve got a Twitter, Pinterest and Gmail mashup The Robo-restaurant. Innovative Business Uses of Technology

The year that was and the one that will be

deal architect

On New Florence been running the best of 2012 Best 2012 photos Discover Magazine - Top 2012 Science Stories The Culture Street Journal - WSJ on best of 2012 art, architecture Scientific American’s 2012 “Game changers” Fortune’s Top Businesspersons of.

Throwback analysis

deal architect

Fittingly I saw it courtesy of Naomi Bloom, another market watcher who can talk object models and multi-tenancy architectures all day long. I loved this Curt Monash update on Workday. They remind me of colleagues in the 90s at Gartner. Industry Commentary

Framework Benchmarks Round 9

TechEmpower

Of course, other variables are at play, such as significantly more HT processor cores--40 versus 8 for our i7 tests--and a different system architecture, NUMA. The latest round of our ongoing Framework Benchmarks project is now available!

Think about Performance Before Building a Web Application

TechEmpower

Conversely, a low-performance application might have an architectural bottleneck through which many request types flow (e.g., Performs modestly complex calculations without requiring complex architecture. “It was running fine.”

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How Sam Mizrahi Is Bringing Old World Elegance To A Modern City

YoungUpstarts

Mizrahi describes his passion for real estate and creating buildings of lasting impact in this way: “I fell in love with design and architecture and function and form when I was 16 years old … Real estate gives you the opportunity to create all of those things — to create art, really.

One million HTTP RPS without load balancing is easy

TechEmpower

Especially poignant is the reduced architectural complexity that an application can reap if its performance requirement can be satisfied by a single server. You probably still want at least two servers for resilience, but even after accounting for resilience, your architectural complexity will likely remain simpler than with hundreds of instances. But the simplified system architecture and cost advantage of high-performance options deserve some time in the sun.

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Navigation optimization: stop selling yourself short! Interview with Brian Massey

ConversionXL

Sites that let the information architecture drive the main nav are selling themselves short. Stop selling yourself short, optimize your navigation menu the right way!

Framework Benchmarks Round 16

TechEmpower

Now in its fifth year, the TechEmpower Framework Benchmarks project has another official round of results available. Round 16 is a real treat for anyone who likes big numbers.

Gluecon Year 5

Feld Thoughts

An Enterprise Mobile Reference Architecture. Building using Netflix’s Open Source Architecture (a 4 hour workshop). As we enter the 5th year of Gluecon , I’m very excited to see it come together. Eric Norlin has been saying year after year that his goal is to make Gluecon “ the most technical, developer-focused conference ” out there and I love watching him try.

The Application Development Landscape – 2012 and beyond

For Entrepreneurs

Today’s application developers are faced with a broad set of architectural decisions that can make or break their company going forward. This presentation, which was given as a keynote for the MassTLC application development conference, highlights the major changes that are taking place in the world of application development. The Application Development Landscape – 2011 [.]. Startup Help

Reaction from ATI to Calxeda’s Shut Down

SiliconHills

“Investors unexpectedly pulled the plug on the company, which developed a novel architecture to allow […] The post Reaction from ATI to Calxeda’s Shut Down appeared first on SiliconHills.

Mind Blown Open at TEDxSanAntonio

SiliconHills

By LAURA LOREK Founder of Silicon Hills News TEDxSanAntonio spotlighted urban parks, courthouse architecture, mental illness, sex, death, jail, space exploration, entrepreneurship, antibiotic resistant bacteria and more on Saturday.

When “fits and starts” is the most efficient path

A Smart Bear: Startups and Marketing for Geeks

Nothing is exempt: teams, processes, products, sales motions, branding, interviewing, culture, office space, customer interactions, architecture, security, finance, governance, hiring, … It is certainly difficult to jerk around.

Can we have fun while doing serious work?

Berkonomics

At one point in our mutual careers, my brother located his growing architectural practice just a mile from my record company in West Hollywood, California. Have you ever noticed how slow time passes when you are in a troubled environment?

Pyongyang, Vonnegut, and Depression

Feld Thoughts

I started with Architectural and Cultural Guide Pyongyang. The first was a detailed architectural overview of Pyongyang with official descriptions of all the buildings. The second was a series of essays on different aspects of the architectural and historical dynamics of modern Pyongyang. Amy and I had another wonderful digital sabbath yesterday. It started Friday at sundown when I put my computer to sleep.

Why We Invested in Rubrik

Lightspeed Venture Partners

A market size of epic proportions, a groundbreaking architectural approach, and a world-class founding team drove our decision to invest. Rubrik innovates with a slimmer architectural approach to delivering instant recovery by eliminating the need for backup software.

Intel Disrupted: Why large companies find it difficult to innovate, and what they can do about it

Steve Blank

ARM, a competitor, not only had a better, much lower power processor, but a better business model – they licensed their architecture to other companies that designed their own products. Today that’s built on the premise that an x86 architecture is the one best suited for big data.

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Climbing the enterprise cloud market ladder

The Next Web

Sean Jennings is the Senior Vice President, Solutions Architecture at Virtustream. It’s no secret that most new industries consolidate as they mature, and the enterprise cloud market is no exception.

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Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Data Storage Trends

The Startup Magazine

Artificial intelligence supports facilitation that adopts an active and flexible architecture. Machine Learning (ML), Artificial Intelligence (AI) and automation are composed to change the world. They are changing the way customers engage with companies completely.

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Wandering The Earth Like Caine From Kung Fu

Feld Thoughts

David Cohen and I have a series of events throughout the day , starting with Pitch More Faster, TechStars for an Hour, and Angels in the Architecture being hosted at Cooley’s office. On Wednesday I join up in the DC area with David Cohen to do the Pitch More Faster, TS4AH, and Angels in the Architecture Drill again at Cooley’s offices in Reston, followed by a party there.

Book: Product Design for the Web

Feld Thoughts

I love the way this book starts off – with a quote from Paola Antonelli, MoMA Senior Curator of Architecture & Design + Director of R&D. I read a lot – somewhere between 50 and 100 books a year.

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Technical Demo of Oblong’s g-speak Spatial Operating Environment

Feld Thoughts

From there Mary Ann gets into “Pools & Proteins&# and starts talking about the architecture and design philosophy of g-speak and how it works. As investors, we believe that the way we interact with computer technology will be radically different 20 years from now.

Picking the best rental management company

The Startup Magazine

Barcelona Architecture. To earn extra cash, many entrepreneurs list their property for rent online at various relevant sites. Some of the options you have include Booking.com, idealista.com or a quality site such as Airbnb Barcelona.