A Head in the Cloud: The Power of Infrastructure as a Service 
A Head in the Cloud: The Power of Infrastructure as a Service by Stanford
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April 23, 2008

Lecture by Dr. Werner Vogels for the Stanford University Computer Systems Colloquium (EE380).



This presentation reviews some of the lessons learned from building one of the world's largest distributed systems; Amazon.com. Dr. Vogels focuses on state management which is one of the dominating factors in the scalability, reliability, performance and cost-effectiveness of the overall system.

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Course Description


In this course, Stanford University gives 22 video lectures on the Computer Systems Laboratory Colloquium. This course features weekly speakers on current research and developments in computer systems. Topics touch upon all aspects of computer science and engineering including logic design, computer organization and architecture, software engineering, computer applications, public policy, and the social, business, and financial implications of technology. Frequently the Colloquium provides the first public forum for discussion of new products, discoveries, or ideas. This playlist consists of seminar speakers recorded during the 2007-2008 academic year.



The original name of this course is: Computer Systems Laboratory Colloquium (2007-2008).

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