Comments
Google Compute Engine: Too Little, Too Late?
Oldest First  |  Newest First  |  Threaded View
duncanjw
50%
50%
duncanjw,
User Rank: Apprentice
5/22/2013 | 10:33:39 PM
re: Google Compute Engine: Too Little, Too Late?
Charles - Far from it. Google's timing is impeccable. When comparing hourly pricing you missed out the game changer - the fact that Google are offering minute by minute billing with 10 minute minimum. With Google's latest announcement we are finally paying for what we use at a level of granularity that matters to a lot of customers.


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.