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Tesla vs. Edison.. June 13, 2011

Posted by Marty Wolfe in Uncategorized.
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Well all know that there are amazing similarities between the world of Cloud computing (and “Cloud” in general) and the early 20th century debate over power distribution (specifically AC vs. DC).  There’s a great book which discusses this called “The Big Switch” (amazon link).. while a little extreme I think it relays the story quite well.  In any case, I found this really interesting info-graphic on the topic recently:

http://www.good.is/post/transparency-the-origins-of-electricity-tesla-vs-edison/

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