In The Cloud, It's Amazon Vs. The Rest

Dana Blankenhorn | Seeking Alpha | September 25, 2012

VMware (VMW) is just the latest company to join the OpenStack Foundation, an effort to build an open source cloud stack from parts first developed by NASA, then Rackspace (RAX), and now being implemented at the latter.

Over at Infoworld, however, Blue Mountain Labs founder David Linthicum offers a harsh investment truth for those interested in the cloud at Infoworld. None of this would have happened without the success of (AMZN).

He sums up the case here...