Paper Review: The Anatomy of a Large-Scale Hypertextual Web Search Engine

Title and Author of Paper The Anatomy of a Large-Scale Hypertextual Web Search Engine. Sergey Brin and Lawrence Page. Summary This paper describes the underpinnings of the Google search engine. The paper presents the initial Google prototype and describes the challenges in scaling search engine technology to handle large datasets. At the time of writing, the main goal of Google is to improve the quality of web searches by taking advantage of the existing link data embedded in web pages to calculate the quality of a page. [Read More]

Thoughts On Google Cloud Platform Next

I was fortunate enough to attend Google Cloud Platform Next last week and wanted to summarize a few of my thoughts on the conference. As I sat down to analyze the event, I found a few distinct themes that I would like to expand on. Multi-Cloud Google is serious about multi-cloud support for their monitoring and integration products. As a cynic, if Google wants to steal customers from Amazon, offering tools to aid the transition is in their best interest. [Read More]