Cloud Computing: Is It Powerful and Can It Lead to Bankruptcy?

This is the title of a presentation I gave at the Space Telescope Science Institute on February 23.  You can view the talk as an  STScI Webcast Presentation. I talked about a brief history of cloud computing, then talked about the cost and performance of running science workflow applications on Amazon EC2, and how to process Kepler light curves in bulk on academic clouds.

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