The value, of OpenStack is the overlap between the three domains. Platforms need users and tools. Tools and applications need to build on widely adopted platforms. And users need platforms that support rich tool and application development ecosystems. OpenStack is building all three at once… [click Headline to read more!]
Articles tagged with: Cloud Computing
Default choices are phenomenally powerful. (You can read any number of scientific papers and books about this.) Many businesses believe that they’ve got a low-risk project that they can toss on cloud IaaS and see what happens next. Or they’ve got an instant need and no time to review all the options, so they simply do something, because it’s better than not doing something […click headline to read more !]
The issues with cloud computing at this point include security, performance, costs, service and vendor viability. Security will be a leading concern for the foreseeable future, but for users who have adopted the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), the cloud has just gotten a little safer. […click headline to read more!]
The cloud is poised for considerable growth, but customers worry about how their data is stored. Who might have access to it, and can it be read while it is in transit? Perceived issues with cloud computing at this point include security, performance, costs, service and vendor viability. Security will be a leading concern for the foreseeable future [… click Headline to read more!!!]
Public Clouds are infrastructure services offered by companies like Amazon, Rackspace, GoGrid, etc. and platform services like Microsoft Azure, Google App Engine, etc.. These cloud providers take care of deploying, managing, securing the infrastructure and companies can consume it on demand with a pay as you consumption option, much like the utility consumption. Private Clouds are deployments made inside the company’s firewall (on-premise datacenters).
Larger companies and government departments are likely to consider going to the Cloud but in a more controlled and secure fashion via a Private Cloud. A Private Cloud has all the benefits of the Public Clouds but it is hosted inside the firewall of the company or department it is supporting. Full control of who has access to data is maintained while all the benefits of the Cloud are realized. […Click headline to read more]
What is cloud computing , SaaS, PaaS and IaaS services ? Software is moving to the cloud because most of it belongs there. Cloud computing is the next big step on the path to a more efficient use of computing resources. It is going to be a disruptive technology that will totally change the way enterprises look to meet their IT hardware and software requirements. In this article we shall make an attempt to simplify the concept of cloud computing. […Click headline to read more!]