Connecting The Clouds: Integrating Google App Engine for Java with Force.com

This video presents how to connect the Salesforce SOAP Web Services API to Google App Engine for Java. The project includes an open source Web Service Client that has been completely ported to App Engine. This client is designed for high performance and will work with Force.com WSDL’s or other …

Computing in the Cloud: Security and Risks in the Cloud

How does the move to centralized services affect the security and reliability of users’ interactions with technology? What new threats are likely to emerge? How might provider behavior, user behavior, or government policy need to change in response to those threats? How does the “open source” ethos work in a …

The Simple Cloud API

The Simple Cloud API provides a common API to a variety of cloud services. The API allows you to write portable code that can interoperate with multiple cloud vendors and to use services specific to a particular vendor as necessary.

What is Cloud Computing?

Joyent asked Tim O’Reilly, Dan Farber, Matt Mullenweg, Jay Cross, Brian Solis, Kevin Marks, Steve Gillmor, Jeremy Tanner, Maggie Fox, Tom McGovern, Sam Lawrence, Stowe Boyd, David Tebbutt, Dave McClure, Chris Carfi, Vamshi Krishna and Rod Boothby the question: “What is Cloud Computing?”