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Cloud Computing<br />Lucas Morison<br />Brendan Taylor<br />
Relatively new concept<br />software and storage are provided and accessed over the web.<br />presents new opportunities f...
Came from how people referred to the internet as a cloud of information.<br />Grew in popularity as <br />people became mo...
Businesses host cloud servers.<br />Customers pay for the storage and software they offer.<br />Layers<br />
Hardware and/or software specifically designed for cloud computing.<br />Includes computers, phones, operating systems, an...
<ul><li>Software as a service (SaaS) allows programs to run on a person’s computer without installation.
Simplifies maintenance and support</li></ul>Application<br />
Platform as a Service (PaaS)<br />Platforms specially designed for cloud computing.<br />Reduced complexity and cost relat...
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)<br />Delivers servers, software, data-center space, and network equipment as a service....
Hardware and Software specially designed for cloud computing.<br />Cloud specific firmware.<br />Combined offerings.<br />...
E-mail<br />Facebook<br />Flickr<br />Pandora<br />Youtube<br />Mobile Me<br />Modern Day Clouds<br />
Computer operating system developed by Xcerion<br />Provides software, application, and storage—through a web browser.<br ...
Cost of service reflects level of activity.<br />Doesn’t require as much hardware.<br />More battery space.<br />Less chem...
Outsources information to a cloud. <br />Business saves on:<br />System Design<br />Installation<br />Maintenance<br />Rem...
Do not have to worry about supporting complicated computer server software.<br />All employees use the same software and f...
SaaS company founded 1999<br />Serves more than 50,000 businesses on a subscription basis<br />Part of the S&P 500 since 2...
Privacy<br />Compliance<br />Security<br />Availability and Performance<br />Issuesof Cloud Computing<br />
Reduces data redundancy by allowing one copy of a file to be accessed from multiple devices.<br />Examples:<br /><ul><li>D...
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  1. 1. Cloud Computing<br />Lucas Morison<br />Brendan Taylor<br />
  2. 2. Relatively new concept<br />software and storage are provided and accessed over the web.<br />presents new opportunities for efficiency and innovation <br />What is Cloud Computing<br />
  3. 3. Came from how people referred to the internet as a cloud of information.<br />Grew in popularity as <br />people became more <br />focused on sustainability<br />and efficiency.<br />How did Cloud Computing Start?<br />
  4. 4. Businesses host cloud servers.<br />Customers pay for the storage and software they offer.<br />Layers<br />
  5. 5. Hardware and/or software specifically designed for cloud computing.<br />Includes computers, phones, operating systems, and browsers<br />Client<br />
  6. 6. <ul><li>Software as a service (SaaS) allows programs to run on a person’s computer without installation.
  7. 7. Simplifies maintenance and support</li></ul>Application<br />
  8. 8. Platform as a Service (PaaS)<br />Platforms specially designed for cloud computing.<br />Reduced complexity and cost relative to modern computing systems.<br />Platform<br />
  9. 9. Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)<br />Delivers servers, software, data-center space, and network equipment as a service.<br />Infrastructure<br />
  10. 10. Hardware and Software specially designed for cloud computing.<br />Cloud specific firmware.<br />Combined offerings.<br />Servers<br />
  11. 11. E-mail<br />Facebook<br />Flickr<br />Pandora<br />Youtube<br />Mobile Me<br />Modern Day Clouds<br />
  12. 12. Computer operating system developed by Xcerion<br />Provides software, application, and storage—through a web browser.<br />Icloud<br />
  13. 13. Cost of service reflects level of activity.<br />Doesn’t require as much hardware.<br />More battery space.<br />Less chemical waste in production.<br />Efficiency<br />
  14. 14. Outsources information to a cloud. <br />Business saves on:<br />System Design<br />Installation<br />Maintenance<br />Remote Accessibility<br />Applications<br />Advantages for Businesses<br />
  15. 15. Do not have to worry about supporting complicated computer server software.<br />All employees use the same software and firmware.<br />Automatically installed updates and security patches.<br />Advantages for Businesses cont’d<br />
  16. 16. SaaS company founded 1999<br />Serves more than 50,000 businesses on a subscription basis<br />Part of the S&P 500 since 2008<br />Customer Relationship Management<br />Salesforce.com<br />
  17. 17. Privacy<br />Compliance<br />Security<br />Availability and Performance<br />Issuesof Cloud Computing<br />
  18. 18. Reduces data redundancy by allowing one copy of a file to be accessed from multiple devices.<br />Examples:<br /><ul><li>DropBox
  19. 19. Google Docs
  20. 20. Skydrive
  21. 21. ZumoDrive
  22. 22. Gspace</li></ul>Cloud Storage<br />
  23. 23. Companies only pay for space they use.<br />Reduced IT and hosting costs.<br />Maintenance, backup, and storage management are run by the service provider.<br />Cloud Storage Cont.<br />
  24. 24. Stores data over the internet, using web based services.<br />Highly efficient<br />Highly accessible<br />Reduces data redundancy<br />Much room for innovation<br />Recap<br />
  25. 25. http://webhostinghelpguy.inmotionhosting.com/web-hosting/what-is-the-cloud-and-what-does-it-mean-for-my-business/<br />http://www.cloudcomputingtechnology.org/applications/top-cloud-computing-companies/attachment/cloud-computing-growth/<br />http://blog.gogrid.com/2009/03/26/navigating-the-layers-of-the-cloud-computing-pyramid/<br />http://homepages.uel.ac.uk/u0219091/Client%20server%20model.htm<br />http://www.zdnet.com/blog/hinchcliffe/cloud-computing-and-the-return-of-the-platform-wars/303<br />http://www.logichp.com/tag/servers/<br />http://www.istockphoto.com/stock-photo-7224406-cloud-computing.php<br />http://smokingapples.com/software/reviews/survey-the-current-status-of-mobileme/<br />http://www.smartpower.org/blog/?p=1124<br />http://www.busplan.cc/<br />http://www.salesforce.com/<br />http://www.sparkplugging.com/freelance-parent/weighing-the-pros-and-cons-of-outsourcing/<br />Bibliography<br />
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