News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Clay Loveless' Blog:
5 Reasons Simple Cloud is a Dark Cloud
September 25, 2009 @ 11:49:51

Following the release of the Zend Simple Cloud API for their Zend Framework, Clay Lovess has pointed out that sometimes a simple cloud could be a "dark cloud" for your application.

Developing "cloud-native" applications? Soon there'll be an abstraction layer for that too. [...] Sounds great, right? Not so much. As Chief Architect of a PHP-based "cloud-native" application that's handling hundreds of millions of requests per month, there's no way I'd consider using Simple Cloud. Here are five reasons why you shouldn't either.

His reasons are pretty simple ones - leaky abstractions, lowest common denominator calls the shots, the important groups (leaders) don't always get involved, creating a native option isn't that hard and, face it, you'll never make the move over because of the work level and uncertainty involved.

If you'd like to find out more about what he's talking about, check out this site for more information on Simple Cloud.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
cloud zend simplecloud opinion bad


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Reddit.com: Frameworks, is the learning curve too steep

Till Klampaeckel's Blog: Contributing to PEAR: Taking over packages

Davey Shafik\'s Blog: Debugging using Zend Server from Firefox

Oracle Technology Network: DeployPHP Series, Part 5 - Zend Core for Oracle Quick Start

RawSEO Blog: 5 reasons why oscommerce is a nightmare


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


podcast install library language framework series community symfony introduction bugfix tips opinion api list release deployment laravel voicesoftheelephpant package interview

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework