Amazon goes local with DynamoDB (kinda)

If you’re a developer and would like to road-test a DynamoDB app locally without incurring charges, you can now do so, says Amazon Web Services.

VMware’s hybrid vCloud takes on Amazon. Kinda.

VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger sketches plans to take on Amazon Web Services in public cloud. Hint: The strategy keys on existing vCloud private cloud customers and the channel supporting them.