Articles By Rick Grehan

Tapping into cloud power a breeze with Amazon tools

When Amazon's Elastic Cloud was in its infancy, the only management tools available were a set of Java-based command-line applications. The set was comprehensive: You had complete control over and access to Amazon

Published on: February 10th, 2009 Rick Grehan

Fabulous – and cheap – Amazon services – Part 2

In Part 1 of this feature we discussed an array of low-cost Amazon services that businesses (even those with limited budgets) can take advantage of.In this second part we continue with the theme

Published on: August 15th, 2008 Rick Grehan

Fabulous – and cheap – Amazon Web services and what they can do for you – Part 1

Amazon's Web Services (AWS) are based on a simple concept: Amazon has built a globe-spanning hardware and software infrastructure that supports the company's Internet business, so why not modularize components of that infrastructure

Published on: August 14th, 2008 Rick Grehan