Cloud Computing 101

Cloud Computing 101


Cloud computing is a significant shift in IT, and IT pros are wary and often unsure what to make of it. More a new way to look at IT delivery and operations than a new technology, there are very real forces driving it forward. Learn more about it the basic pressures driving cloud computing in this podcast with Jeff Kaplan, managing director at THINKstrategies Inc. Jeff also discusses Amazon's influence on the cloud market, along with the three elements that draw enterprises into the cloud.


Jeff Kaplan managing director of THINKStrategies

Jeff Kaplan is the Managing Director of THINKstrategies, the only consulting firm focused entirely on the business implications of the technology industry’s transition from product-centric to services-driven solutions, including SaaS, cloud, and managed services. Kaplan is also the Founder of the Cloud Computing Showplace, an online directory and best practice resource regarding SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS.

29 Oct 2009
Oct 29, 2009
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