cloud computing overview

Cloud Computing Journey

This article defines cloud computing, discusses its advantages, debates issues with its adoption, and predicts its journey forward – a major disruptive force that will affect the distribution model for computing making it easier for small and mid sized businesses use technology to become more competitive.

A CIO’s View on Cloud Computing

This is a presentation by a CIO that introduces cloud computing, discusses risks and challenges in its adoption and experience implementing it in his organization.

What is Private Cloud Computing?

The author argues that there are very few true cloud computing environments implemented today. A good discussion on cloud computing in general and private cloud computing in particular.

Rethinking the Cloud

Or thinking about it for the very first time! This presentation makes a case for cloud computing.

Cloud Computing Strategy

This presentation discusses the creation of a vision, strategy and implementation plan for cloud computing.

Cloud Computing in Higher Education

This paper provides an in-depth overview of cloud computing – what is cloud computing? What Is Different About “the Cloud”? Why Is Cloud Computing Important? Adoption of Cloud Computing in Higher Education…What Is the Right Aggregation Point for Services? The difference between Public Clouds and Private Clouds…

NIST Cloud Computing Definition

This presentation provides an introduction to NIST's cloud computing definition and their ongoing Standards Acceleration to Jumpstart Adoption of Cloud Computing (SAJACC)