Glenn Engstrand

Category: cloud computing

running your apps in the cloud

Clouds Compared

We all know that, in the world of cloud computing, Amazon Web Services is the leader by far. Network intelligence group, Synergy Research, recently released a report revealing that cloud vendors Microsoft, IBM, and Google had increased their market share by 5% (combined). I thought that perhaps it was time to see if there really…

Node.js vs DropWizard

I have been evaluating various Java based technologies by writing a news feed micro-service in those technologies and blogging about the Developer eXperience. In this blog, I will turn my attention to the first of many non-Java based technologies where I wrote yet another news feed micro-service implementation, this time in the Node.js programming language.…