Cloud computing is a new form of Internet-based computing that provides shared computer processing resources and data to computers and other devices on demand.
which can be rapidly - released with minimal management effort: information technology (IT) teams,
(Store and process Data) Cloud computing relies on sharing of resources to achieve coherence and economy of scale, similar to a utility (like the electricity grid) over an electricity network...
Advocates claim that cloud computing allows companies, As well, it enables organizations to focus on their core businesses instead of spending time and money on computer infrastructure.
the cloud pricing model, Cloud providers typically use a "pay as you go" model.
Expert Systems with Applications: . Data centers, that may be located far from the user–ranging in distance from across a city to across the world.
Advocates claim that cloud computing allows enterprises to get their applications up and running faster, with improved manageability and enables information technology (IT) teams to more rapidly adjust resources to meet fluctuating and unpredictable business demand...
networks, low-cost computers and storage devices, as well as the widespread adoption of hardware virtualization, service-oriented architecture, and autonomic and utility computing led to a growth in cloud computing...
as well as the widespread adoption of hardware virtualization, service-oriented architecture, and autonomic and utility computing led to a growth in cloud computing.
Cloud computing, a paradigm where computing resources are offered as a utility via the Internet
it was reported that cloud computing had become a highly demanded service or utility due to the advantages of high computing power, cheap cost of services, high performance, scalability, accessibility as well as availability-
Some cloud vendors are experiencing growth rates of 50% per year,
however Cloud computing, being still in a stage of infancy, it has pitfalls that need to be addressed to make cloud computing services
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