Privacy Advisor

Demystifying cloud computing

11.01.2010
Few concepts in recent times have conjured up the allure and mystique of “cloud computing.” We are accustomed to hearing about clouds in the context of weather, but where does the notion of a cloud fit into computing? Part one of this three-part article will unmask some of the complexities that exist in describing cloud computing. Although you will see various technical terms, the focus of this series is not technical. Rather, it aims to present practical illustrations that provide better insight into the area.

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