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The Mesh is Here

By  Apr 23, 2008

Topics: Data

You may have heard that Ray Ozzie, the new Microsoft head, has announced a new direction for the company.

It's called the "Live Mesh" and you can see it here. It's kind of complicated, and involves a lot of parts, but the upshot is that it is "computing everywhere" - on PC's, phones, PDA's and everything else.

What does this mean for the DBA? Well, there's already the "cloud" database, and I think that will have an impact on what we do. I'll talk about this more in a couple of days.

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