Author: Steve Craggs - Lustratus Research Limited.
Defining Cloud Computing and identifying the current players
This document offers a high-level summary of Cloud Computing, targeted at Executives who find themselves bombarded with Cloud Computing and need to cut through the hype to get a clear understanding of what cloud is all about.
Cloud is defined in simple terms and the main categories of cloud are identified. A high level segmentation of the cloud marketplace is also offered, and includes a reasonably comprehensive index of suppliers in the Cloud Computing marketplace and the Cloud segments in which they operate.