Tag Archives: World’s

What If the Entire World’s Population Lived in One City?
September 28, 2016 10:55 pm|Comments (0)

What If the Entire World's Population Lived in One City?

Here’s a thought exercise that starts getting kind of gross the deeper you dive into it: what if the entire world’s population lived in one city? What would that city look like? How big would the city be? Or how small can you pack it? Is it even possible? RealLifeLore says that you can fit 7.4 billion people into a city as big as Palestine. Which is, like, basically a bit bigger than the state of Delaware.

Read more…


All articles

Posted in: Web Hosting News|Tags: , , , ,
Four US firms rule the world’s cloud infrastructure
August 2, 2016 1:10 am|Comments (0)

There are plenty of companies vying for a piece of the worldwide cloud infrastructure market, but the top four — all in the U.S. — currently dominate by such a wide margin as to effectively leave their competitors in the dust.

That’s the overriding conclusion of a study released Monday by Synergy Research Group, which provides quarterly market tracking and segmentation data, including vendor revenues by segment and region.

Amazon Web Services, Microsoft, IBM, and Google collectively control more than half of the worldwide cloud infrastructure service market, Synergy found, with an overwhelming lead by AWS, which held a 31 percent share in the second quarter. Microsoft came next with 11 percent, while IBM weighed in at 8 percent, and Google came in with 5 percent.

To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

InfoWorld Cloud Computing


RSS-5

Posted in: Web Hosting News|Tags: , , , , ,