Hi, I'm Sam Charrington.
I am an analyst, advisor and consultant interested in cloud computing, big data and related technologies. I'm the founder of CloudPulse Strategies.
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The Arguments Every OpenStack User Must Make
I was recently interviewed by David Strom for an article that appeared in Bright Computing’s Bright Blog. We opened with a…
Data is the New Stack
An article of mine titled Data is the New Stack was featured as part of the launch of a new…
Massachusetts Still Serious About Big Data
I comment frequently on the need for enterprises to get serious about big data, but enterprises are not the only…
What is a Machine Learning Platform?
Last week I posted Machine Learning Platforms for Predictive Applications: Part 1 – Introduction. That post provided an introduction to…
The Essential Characteristics of PaaS
This article outlines the four key characteristics of a platform-as-a-service offering. (more...)
The Blind Men and the Cloud
This perennial favorite takes a poetic approach at defining the cloud. (more...)
This post heralds a new breed of PaaS that helps existing apps adapt to the cloud. (more...)
Why One Cloud Won't Rule Them All
This classic post sought to dispel the notion that only one or a few clouds would prevail. (more...)