Amazon Cloud: 10 New Insights

Even customers who love Amazon sometimes use… IBM SoftLayer? DataXu is a modern ad placement service that constantly assesses potential ad locations for its clients and bids to place their ads at what it deems the best price. Co-founder and CTO Bill Simmons says his firm relies on EC2 for development and test servers, and he loves having the ability to spin up a server cluster that can do the complex regression testing that ensures his new software works with all the other moving parts.