Duncan Munro at NHS Grampian responded to the understandable excitement about the new "search engine" Wolfram Alpha, with its 10,000 CPUs spread across five data centres, by doing what any sensible Backbytes...
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Pete Wood, head technology evangelist, RS Components, tells delegates at Computing's Cloud & Infrastructure Summit that they needed an awesome experience for end users quickly and cheaply, whilst not losing quality or resilience