Monday, 4 de May de 2015

Noticias y opinión en Sistemas distribuidos


IBM y Harvard aplican la 'Cloud Computing' a la energía solar

El objetivo del proyecto World Community Grid es buscar materiales orgánicos con los que se puedan producir fácilmente celdas solares de bajo coste.

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SugarCRM Adds Hooks to Cloud Data Services

Commercial open-source CRM (customer relationship management) vendor SugarCRM said Monday it will give customers the ability to plug in feeds from third-party data sources like the business social-networking site LinkedIn.

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Internet2: Full Speed Ahead

The Internet is plagued by spam, viruses, denial-of-service attacks, and other problems that can cripple vital Web servers worldwide. It also has to cope with the growing demand for URLs to accommodate all kinds of new devices. All of this has many people saying today’s all-purpose Internet is about to run out of gas.

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Virtualizar, ¿o no?

El número de empresas que deciden utilizar la tecnología en servidores y aplicaciones está en alza. La razón: la promesa de una mayor eficiencia y un ahorro de costos. El panorama local y las oportunidades que genera la crisis.

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New OS Reaches for the Clouds

Good OS has introduced a new operating system for the Internet era called "Cloud," which is the successor to company's Linux-based gOS that Wal-Mart introduced in a line of Everex desktops last fall. The Everex computers were pulled from the shelves only months later after Wal-Mart cited a "tepid customer response."

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CMU does research on cloud computing

The era of sifting through encyclopedia-sized books for pieces of information is long gone. Since search engines like Google and Yahoo! have become highly popular, vast stores of information are now at everyone’s fingertips. This concept of accessing data stored in different locations from the comfort of one’s home makes up the basis of a field of research known as “cloud computing.” The concept, as simple as it seems, has a plethora of uses, some of which are being explored here at Carnegie Mellon University.

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Hybrid architectures dominate Green500

The top end of the fourth Green500 list of the world's most energy-efficient supercomputers is rife with hybrid systems, a radical divergence from the Top500 list of supercomputers, which suggests that specialized processors could lead to big power savings in supercomputing.

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Salesforce.com y Google creen que los fabricantes tradicionales llegan tarde al SaaS

En el marco de la cumbre Web 2.0 Summit, celebrada el mes pasado en San Francisco (Estados Unidos) ejecutivos de Salesforce y Google aseguraron que competidores como Oracle, SAP y Microsoft llegan tarde al mercado del software hospedado basado en Web, pese a los esfuerzos que actualmente están dedicando al nuevo modelo.

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Do you trust the cloud with your data?

Why putting all your data online might not be a good idea.

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The intersection of social media and the cloud

The competition for the next wave of enterprise computing has heated up since Microsoft announced its Windows Azure strategy a month ago. While the jury is out in some quarters about Microsoft’s ability to actually deliver the reliability, security, and even the interoperability that is promised, the timetable has accelerated the plans of competitors and forced some to define themselves in terms of the cloud at a dangerous moment.

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La informática llega al cielo

La red ofrece decenas de aplicaciones y servicios que se pueden usar desde cualquier dispositivo con navegador, sin tener que descargar software. Es lo que se conoce como ‘cloud computing’ . Conozca algunas de las utilidades de la ‘nube’ de Internet.

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La visión Europea sobre el Futuro de Internet se debatirá en FIA Madrid (y 2)

La declaración BLED tiene como objetivo fortalecer y aunar esfuerzos en Europa para mantener la competitividad y el liderazgo tecnológico en el Futuro de Internet. Además de una declaración de principios y objetivos generales, se han definido los pilares de la Internet del futuro, según las mismas cuatro categorías citadas en la primera parte:

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Recession proof your enterprise with Linux-based virtualisation

Businesses everywhere are looking to cut costs in the grip of reduced consumer spending, decreased advertising and a general slowdown of trade. Linux can aid you in cutting your infrastructure costs - no matter your platform of choice.

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El futuro de Internet según Nikesh Arora: La vida en una nube

"Cada día se producen más de seis millones de búsquedas online y sólo en las pasadas elecciones presidenciales de Estados Unidos se registraron ocho millones de búsquedas por minuto", señala Nikesh Arora.

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La CE crea una red experimental para investigar el futuro de Internet

Federica es la primera red experimental que se crea nivel europero para que los investigadores dispongan de un entorno de puebas donde validar sus proyectos. Los desarrollos de esta plataforma se centrarán en el futuro de Internet.

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IBM Unveils Cloud Certification, Consulting Plans

Big Blue makes an even more aggressive push into the cloud. But will it help consolidate industry standards?

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Microsoft to Google: Get Off of My Cloud

The world's top software maker plans to build about 20 state-of-the-art data centers as it tries to outpace cloud computing rival Google, BusinessWeek has learned.

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Investigación y desarrollos tecnológicos basados en FOSS financiados por el 7PM de la UE

Desde 1998 la Comisión Europea ha financiado numerosas iniciativas relacionadas con el ámbito del software libre y de fuentes abiertas a través del 5 y 6 Programa Marco.

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Microsoft apuesta por aplicaciones en nube para empresas

La compañía de Redmond lanza versiones online de Exchange y Office SharePoint.

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Anthony Doesburg: Science not a solo effort

Expat Kiwi Ian Foster has the third most powerful supercomputer in the world at his disposal. Foster, a computer scientist at the University of Chicago, is inviting New Zealand researchers to make use of the machine, based at Argonne National Laboratory (ANL), a United States Department of Energy facility just out of Chicago.

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