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Cloud computing
Abiquo Enterprise Edition
Ajax (programming)
Amazon.com
Amazon Web Services
Android (software)
Apache Hadoop
AppScale
Application software
Backend as a service
Carrier cloud
Chromebook
CloudStack
Cloud Foundry
Cloud collaboration
Cloud computing comparison
Cloud computing security
Cloud database
Cloud gaming
Cloud storage
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Cloud computing - Unabridged Guide

Cloud computing - Unabridged Guide

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Complete, Unabridged Guide to Cloud computing. Get the information you need--fast! This comprehensive guide offers a thorough view of key knowledge and detailed insight. It's all you need. Here's part of the content - you would like to know it all? Delve into this book today!..... : Because it was costly to buy a mainframe, it became important to find ways to get the greatest return on the investment in them, allowing multiple users to share both the physical access to the computer from multiple terminals as well as to share the CPU time, eliminating periods of inactivity, which became known in the industry as time-sharing. ... As computers became more prevalent, scientists and technologists explored ways to make large-scale computing power available to more users through time sharing, experimenting with algorithms to provide the optimal use of the infrastructure, platform and applications with prioritized access to the CPU and efficiency for the end users. ...Due to the expense of these powerful computers, many corporations and other entities could avail themselves of computing capability through time sharing and several organizations, such as GE's GEISCO, IBM subsidiary The Service Bureau Corporation, Tymshare (founded in 1966), National CSS (founded in 1967 and bought by Dun & Bradstreet in 1979), Dial Data (bought by Tymshare in 1968), and Bolt, Beranek and Newman marketed time sharing as a commercial venture. ...By mid-2008, Gartner saw an opportunity for cloud computing to shape the relationship among consumers of IT services, those who use IT services and those who sell them and observed that organisations are switching from company-owned hardware and software assets to per-use service-based models so that the projected shift to computing. . . will result in dramatic growth in IT products in some areas and significant reductions in other areas. There is absolutely nothing that isn't thoroughly covered in the book. It is straightforward, and does an excellent job of explaining all about Cloud computing in key topics and material. There is no reason to invest in any other materials to learn about Cloud computing. You'll understand it all.Inside the Guide: Cloud computing, Grosch's law, Grid computing, GreenQloud, GreenButton, Google Storage, Google Compute Engine, Google Apps, Google App Engine, Google, GoGrid, Force.com, FEMhub Project, Eucalyptus (computing), Engine Yard, Douglas Parkhill, Distributed application, Disaster recovery, Data center, Data as a service, Converged infrastructure, Computer security, Community cloud, Cloud storage, Cloud gaming, Cloud database, Cloud computing security, Cloud computing comparison, Cloud collaboration, Cloud Foundry, CloudStack, Chromebook, Carrier cloud, Application software, AppScale, Apache Hadoop, Amazon Web Services, Amazon.com, Ajax (programming), Abiquo Enterprise Edition
Complete, Unabridged Guide to Cloud computing. Get the information you need--fast! This comprehensive guide offers a thorough view of key knowledge and detailed insight. It's all you need. Here's part of the content - you would like to know it all? Delve into this book today!..... : Because it was costly to buy a mainframe, it became important to find ways to get the greatest return on the investment in them, allowing multiple users to share both the physical access to the computer from multiple terminals as well as to share the CPU time, eliminating periods of inactivity, which became known in the industry as time-sharing. ... As computers became more prevalent, scientists and technologists explored ways to make large-scale computing power available to more users through time sharing, experimenting with algorithms to provide the optimal use of the infrastructure, platform and applications with prioritized access to the CPU and efficiency for the end users. ...Due to the expense of these powerful computers, many corporations and other entities could avail themselves of computing capability through time sharing and several organizations, such as GE's GEISCO, IBM subsidiary The Service Bureau Corporation, Tymshare (founded in 1966), National CSS (founded in 1967 and bought by Dun & Bradstreet in 1979), Dial Data (bought by Tymshare in 1968), and Bolt, Beranek and Newman marketed time sharing as a commercial venture. ...By mid-2008, Gartner saw an opportunity for cloud computing to shape the relationship among consumers of IT services, those who use IT services and those who sell them and observed that organisations are switching from company-owned hardware and software assets to per-use service-based models so that the projected shift to computing. . . will result in dramatic growth in IT products in some areas and significant reductions in other areas. There is absolutely nothing that isn't thoroughly covered in the book. It is straightforward, and does an excellent job of explaining all about Cloud computing in key topics and material. There is no reason to invest in any other materials to learn about Cloud computing. You'll understand it all.Inside the Guide: Cloud computing, Grosch's law, Grid computing, GreenQloud, GreenButton, Google Storage, Google Compute Engine, Google Apps, Google App Engine, Google, GoGrid, Force.com, FEMhub Project, Eucalyptus (computing), Engine Yard, Douglas Parkhill, Distributed application, Disaster recovery, Data center, Data as a service, Converged infrastructure, Computer security, Community cloud, Cloud storage, Cloud gaming, Cloud database, Cloud computing security, Cloud computing comparison, Cloud collaboration, Cloud Foundry, CloudStack, Chromebook, Carrier cloud, Application software, AppScale, Apache Hadoop, Amazon Web Services, Amazon.com, Ajax (programming), Abiquo Enterprise Edition

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Published by: Emereo Publishing on Dec 24, 2012
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