When Amazon announced the addition to its board of directors of General Keith Alexander, the controversial former chief of the National Security Agency, the condemnation came thick and fast. Alexander is the mastermind of a widespread surveillance program. His appointment to the board of Amazon only stoked the fears that Amazon and its Amazon Web Services … Continue reading In Convenience We Trust
I sit down with Metamarkets Co-Founder and CEO, Michael Driscoll to geek out and deep dive on technology topics like AWS and Google Cloud, blockchain and edge datacenters. (Apologies in advance for some audio dodginess.)
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The cult of personality is alive and well this week, as evidenced in the reporting around Diane Greene’s appointment to head up Google’s enterprise cloud business. Everyone thinks that magically, all the challenges that GCE has faced will vanish. Or that Amazon’s 10-year head start will suddenly evaporate or, just like that, Microsoft Azure will … Continue reading P(Greene)R