Posts Tagged “Facebook”

Cloud Computing: The Solution for Big Datasets?


With the population of the world just under seven billion, the number of Facebook users are up at around 150 million and the number of estimated status updates every day at around 55 million, big numbers and big datasets are everywhere around us. In the twenty-first century as we move towards a knowledge based economy,…

Cloud gaming on Windows 8 becomes a reality


Formerly known as iSwifter, cloud streaming service Agawi has been making waves in the cloud gaming sector in recent years, having already brought more than 12,000 games to Facebook , and has now formed a partnership with Microsoft to enable the streaming of games to its Windows 8 devices. Any game. Anywhere. Instantly. The partnership…

Mirror, mirror on the wall who has the world’s biggest data center of them all


You know, we are pretty proud of our 10,000 square foot data center in London but we of course realize there will always be another contender who’s gonna build a bigger playpen to house state-of-the-art cloud and colocated servers that form part of any world-class hosting platform. In World of Googles, Apples and Facebooks it…

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