Amazon Drops Prices Again. What Does That Mean for the Enterprise?

For those keeping count, this is the 21st time the leading IaaS vendor has dropped prices since AWS launched its cloud in 2006, and I don’t think this will be the last. AWS also released a new series of Elastic Cloud Compute instances with high input/output qualities. AWS says this means they are optimized for media encoding, batch processing, caching and Web serving.…

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Guest post: 5 easy steps to cloud computing security

A few times each month, GigaOM Pro analysts will weigh in with reports from the field, op-ed pieces and commentary on breaking news items from GigaOM and across the web. This week, David Linthicum provides a few pointers about security and cloud computing with five simple steps to get security right within the cloud.…

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