So you work for a big company that has told you that it's your job to build a big data center in a big city. Good luck! More often than not your job may be impossible, and even where it might be possible today, the window is closing fast.
Stories by Scott Bradner
The business of news was generally predictable and could generate large fortunes for centuries after the printing press was perfected. But the last few decades have not been as easy. A series of technological developments have had major impacts on the news business. The Internet, the latest of the series, threatens to do a better job at disruption than any of the previous ones.
Much has been written of late in Network World and elsewhere about <a href="http://www.networkworld.com/community/?q=node/12910">"clean slate" approaches</a> to rebuilding the Internet.