links for 2008-05-16
16 May, 2008
I just finished reading the book with the same title (Ross Dawson). The book sums up techniques to set up knowledge based relationships with clients. In everything that is described avoiding commoditization is the main goal. Great as a reference guide.
Ok, the subject of his books are a bit weird, but even if he sells just a few (or one) copy of each book this can be a money machine. This is really about the enormously long tail of books, who would order a book about ‘washable scatter rugs in India’.
This article looks at cloud computing from the scalability perspective. Of course, massive scalability comes far from free, however if it can be pulled off, users will have a really high user experience from such systems.