Database Dilemma: Selecting The Best Database For Your Organization

The term “cloud” is so ubiquitous that it means different things to everyone. For these purposes, we will define it in relation to infrastructure; the cloud is the ability to auto-provision a subset of available compute/network/storage to meet a specific business need via virtualization (IaaS). As far as applications, the cloud is browser-based access to an application (SaaS), and, importantly, […]

Approaches to Identify and Care for Individuals with Inherited Cancer Syndromes (U01)

Funding Opportunity ID: 297017 Opportunity Number: RFA-CA-17-041 Opportunity Title: Approaches to Identify and Care for Individuals with Inherited Cancer Syndromes (U01) Opportunity Category: Discretionary Opportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement Category of Funding Activity: EducationHealth Category Explanation: CFDA Number(s): 93.39393.399 Eligible Applicants: State governmentsCounty governmentsCity or township governmentsSpecial district governmentsIndependent school districtsPublic and State controlled institutions of higher […]

Food and Agricultural Sciences National Needs Graduate and Postgraduate Fellowship (NNF) Grants Program

Funding Opportunity ID: 297013 Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-HEP-006390 Opportunity Title: Food and Agricultural Sciences National Needs Graduate and Postgraduate Fellowship (NNF) Grants Program Opportunity Category: Discretionary Opportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: Grant Category of Funding Activity: Agriculture Category Explanation: CFDA Number(s): 10.210 Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification) Additional Information on Eligibility: Pursuant […]

Doing cloud computing? You need devops, too

I’ve gone from recommending that you should have devops to you must have devops. At least, if a public cloud is in your future. There are two fundamental reasons why cloud computing and devops are necessary complements. [ What is devops? Discover how to transform software development. | Also: InfoWorld explains monitoring in the age of devops. ] First, the public […]

Cloud Storage Solutions from Morro Data

Morro Data has announced two new storage service offerings that eliminate the need for local Network Attached Storage (NAS) by delivering the benefits of cloud storage with the performance and reliability of local NAS at a price point that makes sense. Named CloudNAS™ and CloudNAS Business™, these solutions deliver the best of both worlds, saving users hours of productivity every […]