Tag Archives: Facebook

Facebook’s Friendship with the Cloud

Facebook, the social networking site, consistently ranks as either the first or second most-visited website in the world. It celebrated its one billionth unique active user last week. It stores a total of over 100 petabytes (about 100 million gigabytes) …

Hard Data: Inside the Data Centers of the Cloud

Data centers. The phrase often induces feelings of stress for small business owners. When they hear the phrase, all they can think of is exorbitant costs that would likely put them out of business if they were to build and …

Scalability: What Clouds Are Made Of

We have mentioned the feature “scalability” multiple times on the onthenetOffice blog. We even briefly defined the term in our “Cloudy to Clear” series. In today’s post, we will focus in depth on scalability and its uses, benefits, and latest …