Internet

175 Zettabytes - A Data Volume Model for Valuing the Cloud Members Public

The IDC Estimates that by 2025, world data volume creation will reach 175 Zettabytes.  As they allude to in their report - if you could store all of that data on DVD’s - that stack of DVD’s would circle the earth 222 times.  It’s an astronomical number.

Andy LeRoy
Andy LeRoy
Computers

$AMZN - a Buy in 2022? Price Target, Models, and More Members Public

It has been a rough start to 2022 so far for Amazon and many of the other major tech stocks. After a whopping 73% gain in 2020, Amazon was relatively flat in 2021 while the S&P saw a 27% gain during the same period. What lies ahead for Amazon this year (2022)?

Andy LeRoy
Andy LeRoy
Computers

Cloud Computing - Solving a Trillion Dollar Problem Members Public

“I’m in love with this slide.  We update it but it doesn’t matter”.  The numbers in this slide from Amazon Web Services (AWS) VP and Distinguished engineer James Hamilton at the AWS re:Invent conference in 2016 are astonishing.   In 2015, Amazon Web Services (AWS) added enough server

Andy LeRoy
Andy LeRoy
Computers

Networking and Internet Fundamentals - Connecting Every Computer Members Public

Because of the internet, we are already in the metaverse. The internet is a massive infrastructure and set of protocols coordinated and decentralized among private corporations, governments, and individuals.

Andy LeRoy
Andy LeRoy
Networking