ReadWriteWeb's Rick Turoczy recently reported in "Dark Side of the Cloud" the recent incident that resulted in a loss of data for ylastic, a company that facilitates management of Amazon's AWS environments for businesses.
In the age of the cloud, integration is everything. What was once a labor-intensive service is rapidly becoming a set of capabilities in the cloud that IT organizations can dynamically invoke as needed. We’re still some distance from making that integration process completely turnkey. But we’re getting a little closer with each passing day.