IBM DeveloperWorks: Develop and Deliver Cloud Services

Regardless of your preferred programming language, you’ll find practical, hands-on resources to help you make the right decisions for your cloud projects.

  • Cultured Perl: Perl and the Amazon cloud
  • Connecting to the cloud: Leverage the cloud for Java™ Message Service based applications to take advantage of the hybrid model
  • Functional testing for Web applications: Using Selenium, Windmill, and twill to test Google App Engine applications
  • Above the clouds with Android: Cloud computing and the Android software stack
  • Storage made easy with S3
  • Navigate the cloud computing labyrinth – Make an educated decision about the best cloud computing platform for your application
  • Is there value in cloud computing?: Cloud computing and its impact on the future of architecture
  • Cloud Computing resources for developers
  • Nice collection of links to IBM DeveloperWorks resources on using hte latest and greatest cloud resources to really fire up your web apps.

    Free Chick-fil-A meal on July 10, Just Dress As a Cow!

    Chick-fil-A Inc. will give a free meal to customers who come to any of its restaurants on July 10 dressed as a cow.

    The giveaway is part of the Atlanta-based chain’s fifth-annual Cow Appreciation Day, which honors its “Eat Mor Chikin” Cows.

    In a related promotion, parents can enter photos of their cow-clad children as part of a “Show Us the Cow” online photo contest, for a chance to win a $1,000 U.S. Savings Bond. Between now and Aug. 31, children ages 10 and younger are encouraged to work with an adult to submit creative photos of themselves dressed as cows. The contest Web site,, has details about uploading photos for the contest.

    via Free Chick-fil-A meal on July 10 – Atlanta Business Chronicle: .

    Finally a contest I can actually win 🙂 I’ll be putting together that cow suit and getting the free meal.

    links for 2009-06-23