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In this first of a series of Themes, Martin describes and defines Cloud Computing from the point of view of user and supplier participants. He calls for reactions in order to provide future profiles. ...

In this first of a series of Themes, Martin describes and defines Cloud Computing from the point of view of user and supplier participants. He calls for reactions in order to provide future profiles. His conclusion is that Cloud Computing is good in a downturn. For a commentary see http://martinhingley.wordpress.com/2009/06/02/cloud-computing-described/.

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    Cloud Computing - A growing Business In The Downturn Cloud Computing - A growing Business In The Downturn Presentation Transcript

    • Cloud Computing 2009 A Growth Business In The Downturn Martin Hingley, Managing Director, ITCandor Limited Contact: Martin_Hingley@Yahoo.co.uk
    • Agenda • Cloud Computing – Potential Definitions • Various Vendor Approaches • Cloud Computing Is Good In A Downturn ITC Analyst Report 2
    • Cloud Computing – The Analogy With Meteorology ITC Analyst Report 3
    • Cloud Computing – Sample Vendor Definitions • Enables the delivery of personal and business services from remote, centralized servers (the "cloud") that share computing resources and bandwidth - to any device, anywhere (IBM) • The delivery of IT as a service to companies or end-users over the Internet (HP) • The Network Is The Computer (Sun) • Moving the Web forward as a platform for scalable applications (Google AppEngine) • A web service that provides resizable compute capacity in the cloud. It is designed to make web-scale computing easier for developers (Amazon EC2) • Software Plus Services (Microsoft) • When you use any app that runs in the cloud, you just log in, customize it, and start using it (Salesforce.com) ITC Analyst Report Source:/Notes: 4
    • Three Cloud Computing User Participants Software Developer Data Center •Internet-wide Distribution Manager •Scalable Deployment •Hardware •Grid •Simplified SDK •Cluster Massive Data Centers •Free Development •Management •Virtualization •SLAs •Web Apps •Pay-per-Use •Utility Computing •Software as a Service End-User ITC Analyst Report 5
    • Cloud Computer Supplier Participants By Type And Example OS and Middleware Outsourced Data Centre Google Google Sun Java Microsoft Python Amazon VMWare ASk Websphere Hardware Telecoms Cisco BT Dell Cloud Computing T-Mobile EMC Suppliers Orange HP Vodafone IBM Rackable Sun Applications Metering/Billing Verari Microsoft Salesforce.com Salesforce.com SAS Google Mail Quicken ITC Analyst Report 6
    • IBM And Cloud Computing 2009 Offering Cloud Data Centres Reference Customers Components Cloud Computing Definition Blue Cloud Computing, Johannesburg (South iTricity (Benelux), Linux, Tivoli, DB2, Cloud computing IBM Research Labs Africa), Wuxi (China), Chinese government Ratioinal, SOA, enables the delivery of Beijing (China), Dublin (City of Wuxi), Sogeti 'ensembles', iDataPlex, personal and business (Ireland), Cloud (Local Professional Lotus Live, Lotus services from remote, Computing Laboratory Services Division of Integrated Cloud centralized servers (the (Hong Kong), Triangle Capgemini), Vietnamese Services, Cloud "cloud") that share Park (North Carolina), government, North Computing Consulting computing resources Tokyo Carolina State and Implementation and bandwidth - to any University, Ontario Services, Cloud Service device, anywhere Universities, Kogakuin for Web Conferencing, University (Japan) Cloud Social Networking and Collaboration Service • IBM is an OS/Middleware, Hardware, Application and Outsource Data Centre Cloud Computing Supplier ITC Analyst Report 7
    • HP And Cloud Computing 2009 Offering Cloud Data Centres Reference Customers Components Cloud Computing Definition Flexible Computing HP's own Data Center CESGA (Spain), HP StorageWorks 9100 Delivery of IT as a Services, Adaptive developments (Randy ChinaGrid, Tata Extreme Data Storage Service to companies or Infrastructure as a Mott), University of Computational Research System, HP ProLiant end-users over the Service, Software as a Illinois (Urbana- Laboratories (India), Fox BL2x220c, Insight Internet, Service, Everything as a Champaign), Karlsruhe Interactive, National Dynamics VSE, Insight Pay-per-use over the Service, HP Labs, Institute of Technology Supercomuter Centre Control, Dynamic Smart Internet, Dynamic Cloud Services, (Germany) (Sweden) Cooiling, Power Multi-tenant, Utility Data Center, Distribution Rack, Built on low-cost, scale- Scalable Computing and Modular Cooling System, out technologies Infrastructure group CloudPrint, Cloud Assure • HP is a Hardware and Outsource Data Centre Cloud Computing Supplier ITC Analyst Report 8
    • Sun And Cloud Computing Offering Reference Customers Components Cloud Computing Definition Sun Microsystems 2 Containers, xVM The Network Is The Pixar, Amazon EC Laboratories, Cloud virtualization, 128-bit Computer Computing Business PostGreSQL, MySQL, Q- Cloud Computing = Grid Unit, Open Cloud Layer (acquisition), Computing and Platform, Network.com GlassFish Portfolio, Infrastructure (closed to new OpenSSO and OpenDS Virtualization (Philippe customers -48 Open Source Software, Julio Web Blog) applications) Sun Cloud Storage Service, Sun Cloud Compute Service • Sun is an OS/Middleware and Hardware Cloud Computing Supplier ITC Analyst Report 9
    • Dell And Cloud Computing 2009 Offering Reference Customers Components Cloud Computing Definition Data Center Solutions Ask.com, China, XS23 Cloud Server, Dell Cloud Computing 12 Division, Microsoft, The GEM Short term on-site rental Layer Model (Jimmy Hyper-Scale Computing, Group of CPU core cycles per Pike) Cloud Computing hour, Short term hosted Solutions rental of CPU core cycles per hour, DCS custom services, DCS carbon off-sets, Cloud- Optimised Hardware • Dell is a Hardware Cloud Computing Supplier ITC Analyst Report 10
    • Amazon And Cloud Computing 2009 Offering Cloud Data Centres Reference Customers Components Cloud Computing Definition Elastic Compute Cloud 330k customers overall Simple Storage Amazon Elastic 2 3 (EC ), Service (Amazon S ), Compute Cloud Amazon Web Services Amazon SimpleDB, (Amazon EC2) is a (AWS) Amazon Simple web service that Queue Service provides resizable (Amazon SQS) compute capacity in Availability Zones the cloud. It is Elastic IP Addresses designed to make Instances web-scale computing Xen Virtualization easier for developers. no SLAs no Uptime guarantees • Amazon is an OS/Middleware and Outsource Data Centre Cloud Computing Supplier ITC Analyst Report 11
    • Google And Cloud Computing 2009 Offering Cloud Data Centres Reference Customers Components Cloud Computing Definition AppEngine, Force.com 450k servers in Mountain 80,000 expected Python (scripting), Moving the Web forward Platform for Google App View, California; Virginia; developers, Google accounts, GFS, as a platform for Engine Atlanta, Georgia, Dublin. 14 Open Source FigTable, Wordle, Guess- scalable applications Building facilities in The AppEngine projects a-Sketch, BuddyPoke, Dalles, Oregon and Saint-registered Google Earth Ghislain, Belgium.Planning Council Bluffs, Iowa in 2009 • Google is an OS/Middleware, Application and Outsource Data Centre Cloud Computing Supplier ITC Analyst Report 12
    • Microsoft And Cloud Computing 2009 Offering Cloud Data Centres Reference Customers Components Cloud Computing Definition Cloud OS, Microsoft Northlake (Illinois), c. 1 billion customers Virtual Earth, Software Plus Services, Live, Windows Live San Antonio, overall SQL Server Data Clouds are used by the Core, MSN Portal, Quincy (Washington), Services, Peer-to-Peer Grouping Windows Azure Dublin (Ireland), Auhorities, and Graphing Irkutsk (Russia) Entities, Infrastructures. The Peer Containers, Name Resolution Windows Live Protocol (PNRP) Messenger, identifies a cloud as a Office Live, set of peers that can communicate within the Live Search same IPv6 scope. Clouds are closely related to the IPv6 scopes. • Microsoft is an OS/Middleware, Application and Outsource Data Centre Cloud Computing Supplier ITC Analyst Report 13
    • Salesforce.com And Cloud Computing 2009 Offering Cloud Data Centres Reference Customers Components Cloud Computing Definition Salesforce CRM, Customer - West Coast 55,000 customers, 1.5m Force.com for Amazon Cloud computing is a Force.com Platform USA, East Coast USA users Web Services, , better way to run your (leased from Equinix), Force.com Platform for business. Instead of Singapore (2010), Google App Engine running your apps Internal - San Francisco yourself, they run on a shared data center. When you use any app that runs in the cloud, you just log in, customize it, and start using it. • Salesforce.com is an Application, Metering/Billing and Outsource Data Centre Cloud Computing Supplier ITC Analyst Report 14
    • Cloud Computing Is Good In A Downturn Google (6%), Amazon (18%) and Salesforce.com (23%) – 3 of very few vendors growing revenues in Q109 Hardware vendors expected to put unused equipment into Cloud Computing Telecom vendors see it as a way of increasing data traffic – especially for mobile Cloud Computing can be seen as an easier way of Outsourcing ITC Analyst Report 15
    • Cloud Computing - Future Activities • A Strong Theme for ITCandor Research • Presentation support for vendors and users on request • Consulting to profile vendors, users, measure and forecast business and opportunities in Cloud Computing • Contact: Martin_Hingley@yahoo.co.uk (+447791104555) ITC Analyst Report 16