Well, many people would have their own definition and perspective of what Cloud Computing is. It’s all the rage now. “It’s become the phrase du jour”, says Gartner. We seems to like the following:
“Cloud Computing is a style of delivering IT services to users without the need for the user to buy, install, manage or own any infrastructure.
Everything will be delivered to the user as a service — from computing power to business processes to personal interactions — wherever, however, and whenever the user needs it.”
A mouthful huh. Getting more cloudy?
Let’s take a look at some of our favorite youtube videos for your better understanding.
Let’s take a look at another cool one from the folks of gogrid.com
Don’t believe all the claims and marketing gimmick from your provider, check out the Characteristics of the Cloud Services, to ensure you’re evaluating the true cloud service provider out there.
Hope that clears the sky.. err.. cloud
SKALI Cloud team.Tags: characteristic, cloud pyramid, cloud services, IaaS, PaaS, public cloud, usage-based pricing