Ever had to try to figure out what EC2 instance to use? Ever wondered what the cost of renting space in AWS cloud would cost? Well thanks to CopperEgg for attempting to put these figures into a sensible prospective.My question is “Why did Amazon make this pay scale so complicated from the start?” This is very not typical of Amazon Products.Hopefully this issue will get simplified soon.Anyway,I’m sure it will.For now lets use this guide for “References Only” do to the new price cuts Amazon has just announced.If you really want to take a look at the prices on the AWS site.
Here it is => AWS EC2 Pricing page.
Otherwise register for the Cheat Sheet with CopperEgg and enjoy.
“Amazon EC2 Instance Types Cheat Sheet – Pricing, Comparison, Tips, and our Favorites: ” http://ow.ly/wfVfi
Next big wave of email marketing is approaching via the mobile market.It has been known for some time that the mobile market was on a verge for explosion.My previous experiences with Digital Marketing Systems has seen email delivery grow more by the hundreds of thousands.If you ever noticed why you receive more marketing emails during holidays, believe me this is done on purpose.The infographics below shows what the Mobile Marketers see.This is the basis of data used in the New Wave of Email Marketing. For fun,see where you fit in as a target audience from email marketers.
Not sure where I found this infographics.So I am giving the credit to E dialog , which looks like is now ebayenterprise.com as the author.
Go here for the image => http://ow.ly/wfUFs
AWS to the Rescue with AWS Activate !
Today’s cost for installing and configuring labs are high.Especially, if you are a Start-up company or just want some testing done on some code in a non-production environment.
This is where AWS comes to the Rescue !
They now offer a service for Start-ups to use called AWS Activate.
Be Smarter use Big Data and Big Data Analytics.
This was the very first thing I learned about Big Data and Big Data Analytics.Data is a currency for the intellectual.The more you have the richer in knowledge you become.
Today’s Big Corporations are starting to see that this Big Data thing has some value.Not only has it some value,but it is not really hard to implement.It also make them Smarter than their competitors that don’t use it.The Big Data market is expecting to grow up to $32 Billion by 2017.So now is the time to leverage all the data you have as a resource big or small.With Big Data Analytics now being used by the BI(Business Intelligences) and BA (Business Analysis) community more every day the competition has just increased tremendously.Its down to the “Have or Have Not’s” of experience using their Big Data resources.Thanks to IBM Smarter Planet Voice for compiling a simple list of just 5 ways for any company to jump-start their Big Data journey.Thanks to Forbes for sharing it with us.
The following article is from IBM Smarter PlanetVoice:
Five Ways Companies Can Compete Using Big Data and Analytics
High Demand Skill Sets
Great time to have these sets of skills or learn them.If you don’t have these skills sets time to get them in your tool box.There are several free training or videos available for learning these skills.I will post where and how on a later date.For now read this articles I found on Dice News.
The Most Popular Tech Pros | Dice News
Help calls out from the Silicon Valley Companies.They are in desperate need for more engineers with Java, NET, PHP experience.
Google and Facebook are up on the rise with small increase in enterprise sales from HP.We can expect more jobs to hit this area sooner.This valley is still a hot bed for Start-ups which is a good place to hone your skills set.
Read the following article from Dice News:
Silicon Valley Sees Skills Shortages in Java, .NET, PHP
Dice News http://ow.ly/w8onU
Now this is an Algorithm worth while to see.
This animation is awesome to say the least.
To be able to make it not only work to do rendering of graphics,sound and motions is highly amazing.
Thanks to Gizmodo for sharing this .
This Incredible Animation Was Made By Code That Could Fit on a Floppy