By Anthony Velte

"The promise of cloud computing is the following. those pages give you the 'eyes broad open' insights you want to remodel your business." --Christopher Crowhurst, vice chairman, Strategic know-how, Thomson Reuters

A Down-to-Earth advisor to Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing: a pragmatic Approach offers a complete examine the rising paradigm of Internet-based company purposes and companies. This available publication deals a extensive advent to cloud computing, stories a large choice of presently on hand strategies, and discusses the price discount rates and organizational and operational merits. you can find info on crucial issues, similar to undefined, structures, criteria, migration, defense, and garage. you are going to additionally examine what different businesses are doing and the place they are headed with cloud computing. in case your corporation is thinking about the flow from a standard community infrastructure to a state of the art cloud answer, you would like this strategic consultant.

Cloud Computing: a pragmatic Approach covers:

  • Costs, advantages, protection concerns, regulatory matters, and limitations
  • Service prone, together with Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Yahoo, IBM, EMC/VMware, Salesforce.com, and others
  • Hardware, infrastructure, consumers, structures, functions, companies, and storage
  • Standards, together with HTTP, HTML, DHTML, XMPP, SSL, and OpenID
  • Web companies, equivalent to leisure, cleaning soap, and JSON
  • Platform as a carrier (PaaS), software program as a carrier (SaaS), and software program plus prone (S+S)
  • Custom software improvement environments, frameworks, ideas, and solutions
  • Local clouds, skinny consumers, and virtualization
  • Migration, top practices, and rising standards

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