Comments
IaaS A Bad Deal? Not So Fast
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
jemison288
50%
50%
jemison288,
User Rank: Moderator
5/1/2012 | 5:05:09 PM
re: IaaS A Bad Deal? Not So Fast
The admin work done by developers in this context is the same amount of work that they'd have to do in a data center environment: asking for a machine to be provisioned. In the data center context, that's usually done by putting in a support ticket; in the AWS context, the developer logs into the cloud management platform and clicks the "launch" button. So there's little point in putting it down here, since it's no different between the two cases.
parkercloud
50%
50%
parkercloud,
User Rank: Apprentice
4/30/2012 | 8:15:19 PM
re: IaaS A Bad Deal? Not So Fast
The Amazon Network and Admin shows 0 which is not really true. The admin work down by the developers is still a cost.


The Business of Going Digital
The Business of Going Digital
Digital business isn't about changing code; it's about changing what legacy sales, distribution, customer service, and product groups do in the new digital age. It's about bringing big data analytics, mobile, social, marketing automation, cloud computing, and the app economy together to launch new products and services. We're seeing new titles in this digital revolution, new responsibilities, new business models, and major shifts in technology spending.
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
InformationWeek Tech Digest September 18, 2014
Enterprise social network success starts and ends with integration. Here's how to finally make collaboration click.
Flash Poll
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
InformationWeek Radio
Archived InformationWeek Radio
The weekly wrap-up of the top stories from InformationWeek.com this week.
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.