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Slideshow: Amazon's Case For Enterprise Cloud Computing

Amazon CTO Werner Vogels takes on 'false cloud' wannabes, challenges common myths and critiques private-cloud alternatives as boiling down to buying, deploying and maintaining servers.
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Vogels points to enterprise adoption rates and marquis customers like NASDAQ, RazorFish and Netflix as evidence that popular myths about the cloud (and Amazon's available compute capacity in Q4) don't hold up. "Would these companies be moving to the cloud if these myths were true?" he asks.

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