Entries by Prabakar Sundarrajan - Chief Strategist and Co-founder, The Fabric

Reimagining Infrastructure for a Distributed Era [5/5]

In the previous parts of this article series, I had mentioned that we are the advent of a new era of glorious distributed computing of many kinds, and therefore infrastructure has to be reimagined to meet the evolving needs and challenges. To close out the series, let us summarize the ways that infrastructure itself and applications are being decentralized, thereby driving needs to evolve infrastructure to meet the resulting challenges.

Reimagining Infrastructure for a Distributed Era [ 4/5]

In the first post of this series, I mentioned that we are at the advent of a new era of glorious distributed computing of many kinds, and therefore infrastructure has to be reimagined to meet the evolving needs and challenges.  In this article, we will explore how de-centralization via distributing trust across participants using blockchain technology in business transactions is driving some new infrastructure and business model innovations.

Reimagining Infrastructure for a Distributed Era [3/5]

In this article, we will explore how computing infrastructure has become over-centralized with SaaS and IaaS cloud services, and a new need and opportunity is emerging to broadly distribute computing to solve some needs and cater to new opportunities. In the early days of computing, except for a few government institutions, no enterprise had its own data center.