This is an in-depth overview of cloud computing. CIOs can learn the key concepts in cloud computing and how to use it for business gain. Excellent Read!! (100+ pages)
This overview of cloud computing will help you understand:
- What is Cloud Computing?
- Why Cloud Computing?
- What are the key technologies enabling the cloud? (virtualization, grid, ...)
- What is the cloud computing ecosystem?
- How to ensure security in the cloud?
- What tools and technologies enable cloud computing?
- How has the data center changed and adapted to the cloud?
- What is the value delivered by the cloud?
Understanding the cloud is critical to its use to create business value and avoid pitfalls that can derail the best laid plans.