Well howdy there, partner. I don't aim to be stirring up any dust here, but not everybody knows that there is a right way and a wrong way to be herding your web app to the cloud. Might as well tell you, it all comes down to one thing: statefulness, the first born secret love child of the cloud. Now those may seem like mighty strong words to be starting out with, but I don't mean them unkindly.
Dan has a background in language design, system administration, development, and network operations, with information security and identity management experience as well. He's worked with everything from supercomputers to embedded control systems. His past involvements include the Laboratory for Computational Intelligence, Parasun, Sun Microsystems and WestGrid.