Bill McColl’s post pointing to Structure 08, the first infrastructure-as-a-service/ cloud computing conference.
As the whole cloud computing megatrend gets underway, much bigger players like Microsoft, Google and others are now looking at getting into the game. It’s therefore timely that Om Malik’s team at GigaOM are putting together Structure 08, the first conference in this space. A good indicator of the kinds of possible industry changes that will be discussed is captured well by Om’s example question on the conference site “How long, for example, can Dell or Sun continue to be box makers; when do they actually become computer utilities? Or don’t they?”