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Reminder: Don't Forget the Database when Trying Elastic Cloud Computing

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I was interviewed at the Xeround booth at the MySQL Users Conference and Expo in April, talking about databases in the cloud, and although this was a vendor interview, the issues were pretty much cloud generic. I think you know my views on clouds and elasticity and stuff like that by now, but if not, the you might want to read my blogpost The E is for Elastic. And if you don't don't want to read my rant, then Xeround has published the interview on YouTube, so you can see it there:
Challenges for databases in the cloud



On Elasticity and Cloud Databases

 

Source: http://karlssonondatabases.blogspot.com/2011/07/elastic-cloud-computing-sure-but-dont.html

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