The cloud is all about instant provisioning. It’s also known as on-demand self-service. Cloud users can obtain cloud services such as applications, the infrastructure supporting the applications, and configuration within seconds to deploy rather than days or even weeks.
A hybrid cloud is the combination of a public cloud with a private cloud platform and one that's designed for use by a single organization. The public and private clouds in a hybrid cloud arrangement are separate and independent.
What to Ask a Hosting Provider Before Re-Platforming Your Site
When re-platforming an online eCommerce site, e-retailers need to juggle many different priorities, including the front-end platform, the order management system, merchandising, marketing, site design and billing.
When most people think of the cloud it’s the public cloud that comes to mind, that is, a virtualised environment using pooled shared physical resources, and accessible over a public network such as the internet.
The volume of data that organizations have to manage is skyrocketing. In fact, the percentage of companies that regularly process only 1 - 9 terabytes of data per month is dropping by 7 percent each year, while more and more organizations process upwards of 10 terabytes in the same time period.
With the growing prominence of social media, we can now learn quite a bit about popular opinion by tracking social trends during large events. Case in point: the World Cup, which culminated in the dramatic match between Brazil and Germany early last week...
Get up. Go to work. Come home. Sleep. When your job has started to become a continuous chore that makes one day indistinguishable from the next, it’s time to make a bid for freedom. What if you worked somewhere that tested your skills to the limit without wearing you down?
While curiosity around the Internet has loomed since its inception, no one has been able to explain what the Internet physically looks like. Today, I’m excited to share that we have officially launched our stunning Map of the Internet 3D app.