[LINK] 'Cloud Computing doesn't fly'

Marghanita da Cruz marghanita at ramin.com.au
Tue Sep 28 09:28:11 EST 2010

Roger Clarke wrote:
> [Airline reservation, check-in and boarding systems are hardly 
> critical from the viewpoint of survival of the species, or even 
> public safety.  But they can be for the survival of individual 
> corporations.

Book In systems do have a public safety angle - aircraft are 
not permitted, possibly post Lokerby, to take off with any 
unaccompanied luggage. I recall, being called from my seat 
on a flight from Rome circa 1985 to identify my lone 
backpack, on the baggage trolley so that it could be loaded.

Marghanita da Cruz
Tel: 0414-869202

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