Amazon's 7 Cloud Promises: Hype Vs. Reality
May 01, 2012 09:05 AM Amazon says cloud computing is an indispensable enabler of seven important computing transformations. We hype-test the promises with a few reality checks.
Amazon Promise #5: Cloud Drives Innovation
To drive innovation, Amazon CTO Werner Vogels makes the solid point that you want to experiment often and fail early. In other words, you want to do experiments quickly, so if the concept doesn't work out, you haven't spent too much time and money on a failure.