From a technology perspective, the development of EPUB standard has helped publishers move quickly into digital publishing. HTML5 has also given an opportunity to build interactive content. With new media it is important to leverage the advantages of the medium. Combining EPUB with HTML5 interactions help publishers create experiences that were impossible to create through print. (more…)
Archive for May, 2012
Amazon incident in 2011. After that day, there are multiple ways and opinions that the application developer can choose to follow while ensuring high availability.High Availability is synonymous with Cloud. The entire application developer community believed so, till the
Lets’ start by looking at what the providers offer today:
- Packages: There are multiple models\packages offered by the cloud providers that advertise varying percentage of availability. Of course in many cases, your application can survive with less than 6 nines availability, if it is not a critical application and you don’t want to spend a lot of money!
- Availability Zones: Providers also offer availability zones. These zones are insulated from failures in other zones, as they do not share infrastructure with other zones. (more…)