Archive for June, 2009

EC versus IE, what gives?

Extreme economic liberalism leads to chaos, and the current world order offers competition law as one cure. But will the European Commission’s examination on Internet Explorer bundling issue have any meaningful consequences? As you may or may not know, Opera filed an antitrust complaint with the European Commission in 2007. Opera had two key points: […]

June 9, 2009 · Jouni Heikniemi · 2 Comments
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Backing up cloud data (and the cost of mistakes)

Backups are useful for two major purposes: full recovery of everything lost in a hardware failure and partial recovery of something lost due to an user – or developer – error. Cloud providers have strong incentive to do everything to eliminate the first kind of problem, but I fear the second case more. From what […]

June 5, 2009 · Jouni Heikniemi · 3 Comments
Tags: ,  · Posted in: Cloud, Windows IT