sponsored by CA Technologies
Posted:  28 Jul 2010
Published:  01 Jan 2010
Format:  PDF
Length:  62  Page(s)
Type:  White Paper
Language:  English

"Cloud" is a collective term for a large number of developments and possibilities. It is not an invention, but more of a "practical innovation," combining several earlier inventions into something new and compelling. To understand why there is so much excitement around cloud computing today while the concept is not truly new, it is important to understand that cloud services need very fast and broad networks to work smoothly.

Continue reading this primer as Gregor Petri, Advisor Lean IT of TheCloudAcademy.com covers:

  • Various definitions of cloud computing
  • Risks of cloud computing
  • Various types of cloud computing
  • Cloud computing in an infrastructure context
  • And more!

Application Infrastructure | Applications Management | Cloud Computing | Desktop Virtualization | Infrastructure Services | Platform as a service | Server Virtualization | Software as a Service | Storage Virtualization

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