Blog of Random Thoughts and Pictures

API Authentication

July 8th, 2012

Options for the design of real-time API authentication

Virtualisation for Security

July 8th, 2012

The Hoff over on Rational Survivability points out » Elemental: Leveraging Virtualization Technology For More Resilient & Survivable Systems . This is an approach taken in our PASSIVE project.

DTAG Tropo telco API

July 8th, 2012

Deutsche Telekom Partners With Tropo To Expose Developer APIs for Voice and SMS via Disruptive Telephony

Openflow SDN limitations

July 7th, 2012

Here’s an interesting analysis of how were OpenFlow/SDN is Not a Silver Bullet for Network Scalability

History of Telco APIs

July 5th, 2012

A short history of Telco APIs (parlay) the long tail and their relevance today

Engaging Platform tips

July 4th, 2012

7 ways a Platform can fuel the App Economy

Boot To Gecko Becomes Firefox OS

July 4th, 2012

Mozilla’s Boot To Gecko Becomes Firefox OS, and scores Support From Sprint, Deutsche Telekom, ZTE, And More – via TechCrunch

Swedes pay for using VoIP usage on their smartphone

July 4th, 2012

Do you hold Skype or VoIP calls on your smartphone well in Sweden subscribers will have to pay for the privilege

PaaS Magazine

July 3rd, 2012

Platform as a Service Magazine | Latest PaaS News in a Magazine –

Ireland at the heart of Europe’s ICT research

July 3rd, 2012

Ireland at the heart of Europe’s ICT research from the EC Information Society Newsroom mentions #TSSG research project Effects+ which Frances Cleary Grant has done a fantastic job of running in the past 2 years.