Jamu Kakar's blog

  1. An EC2 API concept map

    Fri 24 December 2010

    Earlier this year I was working with Canonical's design team. We were putting our heads together to develop a fantastic cloud user experience in Landscape. I created a concept map to help clarify the various artefacts involved in the EC2 API. It's not entirely complete, but it does ...

  2. Discovering the EC2 API

    Mon 05 July 2010

    I've been using the EC2 API quite a lot lately, while working on the Landscape project. The API documentation is excellent, but I want to know how it behaves when things go wrong. What kind of failure is produced when I forget to pass a parameter? What happens when ...