Setting up a website can be a testing process. Businesses have to worry about server speeds, the level of support they can expect from their hosting service, storage space and security. It all adds up to a headache that struggling web-based businesses could do without.… Click here to read more
Cloud Business 101
Free of initial upfront costs, cloud-based technologies help small business owners simplify their daily operations so they can focus on growing and expanding their business.
To put it simply, cloud computing technology revolves around the Internet, unlike the past where people needed to run programs and applications from downloaded software on a physical computer or from a primary server in the building.… Click here to read more
Cloud computing is still on the up, with information technology research company Gartner predicting that by 2016 the Cloud will account for 90% of spending on new IT.
As the Cloud grows in use and popularity, giants such as Google and Amazon have responded with increasingly capable Cloud-based offerings, such as Google’s Compute Engine and Amazon’s Elastic Compute Cloud.… Click here to read more
In recent years news about cloud technology and cloud computing has been the subject of keen interest.
However, when pressed to define exactly what this somewhat ephemeral “cloud” is, many market observers find themselves at a loss.
In view of the somewhat fuzzy understanding of the cloud, here’s a fairly simple and straightforward definition borrowed from the authors of “Cloud Computing for Dummies,” who describe it this way:What Is the ‘Cloud’
“The ‘cloud’ in cloud computing can be defined as the set of hardware, networks, storage, services, and interfaces that combine to deliver aspects of computing as a service.” They go on to explain that cloud services can include the delivery of infrastructure, software, and storage over the Internet based on user demand.… Click here to read more
Cloud computing involves the delivery of IT resources using a network of remote servers. Data is stored, managed, and processed by a cloud vendor rather than using a local server or PC.
The use of cloud computing is growing, and is expected to continue to develop over the next few years.… Click here to read more