By Michael S. Gendron
The right way to degree cloud computing suggestions and merits to affect company intelligence infrastructure This e-book is a advisor for managers and others thinking about utilizing cloud computing to create enterprise worth. It starts off with a dialogue of the media hype round cloud computing and try to pull jointly what specialists are asserting so one can create a unified definition. as soon as this origin is created-assisting the reader's figuring out of what cloud computing is-the dialogue strikes to getting enterprise merits from cloud computing. finally, the dialogue makes a speciality of examples of cloud computing, public clouds, deepest clouds, and virtualization. Read more...
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Many types of computers can be clustered together to maximize their use and productivity—think of the adage “the whole is greater than the sum of its parts” applied to computer technology. These clusters can be as simple as two PCs loosely connected so they can share a task or provide backup for each other should one go down. Alternatively, it can be as elegant as a supercomputer composed of a linked set of smaller computers. Clusters are also used to group computer memory and disk drives, which is often referred to as pooling.
The fact that multiple users can access the same physical resource and have it appear that each has his or her own resource makes virtualization attractive. Add to this the ability to charge a user by the amount of each resource consumed, and you have an effective business model. ◼ Virtualization is normally autonomous and based on demand. , disk or compute power) will sense your usage and scale those resources as needed. As those resources are added or removed, the amount charged is adjusted. This represents a utility model, not unlike the local electric or telephone utility that charges you for what you consume.
Cloud integrators provide consulting, training, and service solutions within vertical markets or horizontally across business processes. ◼ Security-as-a-service. “Rather than acquiring your own security software tools and the technical expertise to administer them internally, you contract with security vendors to have a turnkey service of virus defense, ﬁrewall management, and e-mail ﬁltering. com). ◼ Management-as-a-service. An on-demand service allows the management of other cloud services. Some examples include asset, topology, resource utilization, virtualization, uptime management, and governance systems.
Business intelligence and the cloud : strategic implementation guide by Michael S. Gendron