Stilgherrian

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Stilgherrian is a freelance journalist, commentator and podcaster interested in big-picture internet issues, especially security, cybercrime and hoovering up bulldust. He studied computing science and linguistics before a wide-ranging media career and a stint at running an IT business. He can write iptables firewall rules, set a rabbit trap, clear a jam in an IBM model 026 card punch and mix a mean whiskey sour.

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Opening up the cloud

Opening up the cloud

The cloud isn't just about commercial software and enterprise systems. The open-source world has its services too. Linode has been offering virtual Linux servers for years. Now the OpenStack project provides open source, open standards software for building reliable cloud infrastructure.

September 26, 2010 by in Cloud

Netsuite big fish push to cut mid-sized Oz?

Netsuite big fish push to cut mid-sized Oz?

Australia is a top performer in a region that's beating the socks off other regions for Netsuite, according to the company's leadership — but the nation's performance has been in the mid-market, which could see change as the company guns for enterprise.

May 11, 2011 by in Cloud