Demystifying Cloud Computing - Sharad Sanghi


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Demystifying Cloud Computing - Sharad Sanghi

  1. 1. SaaS/Cloud Computing Landscape Sharad Sanghi CEO & MD Date: August 28, 2009
  2. 2. Contents <ul><li>Demystifying Cloud Computing </li></ul><ul><li>Cloud Context </li></ul><ul><li>Cloud Forecast & Trends </li></ul><ul><li>Adoption and Driving factors </li></ul><ul><li>Challenges & Opportunities </li></ul><ul><li>Architecture </li></ul>Netmagic Solutions - Proprietary and Confidential
  3. 3. Demystifying Cloud Computing <ul><li>“ A pool of abstracted, highly scalable, and managed computer infrastructure capable of hosting end-customer applications and billed by consumption and accessible on the Internet” </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fully Virtualized </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Dynamic Infrastructure Software </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pay by Consumption </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Free of Long-Term Contracts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Application and OS Independent </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Free of Software or Hardware Installation </li></ul></ul>Netmagic Solutions - Proprietary and Confidential Cloud Computing = Completely Outsourced IT Infrastructure
  4. 4. Cloud - Contexts <ul><li>SAAS – Highest Layer </li></ul><ul><li>Software as a service ( </li></ul><ul><li>PAAS – Middle Layer </li></ul><ul><li>Platform as a service (google apps) </li></ul><ul><li>IAAS – Lowest Layer </li></ul><ul><li>Infrastructure as a service (Amazon) </li></ul>Netmagic Solutions - Proprietary and Confidential
  5. 5. The Forecast is promising <ul><ul><li>Spending on IT cloud services is expected to grow threefold, reaching $42 billion by 2012 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cloud computing to account for 25% of net growth of technology from 2011-2012 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Trends </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Strong interest in cloud infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) among enterprise sector </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In the next 2-5 years, there will be a significant need to manage hybrid architectures </li></ul></ul>Netmagic Solutions - Proprietary and Confidential
  6. 6. Driving factors and Adoption <ul><li>Driving Factors </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Low cost </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>High Operational Efficiency </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Elasticity </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Scalability </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Adoption </li></ul><ul><li>- SMB </li></ul><ul><li>- DR </li></ul><ul><li>- Dev/QA </li></ul>Netmagic Solutions - Proprietary and Confidential
  7. 7. Challenges Vs Opportunities <ul><li>I/O Bottlenecks </li></ul><ul><li>Non X-86 platform </li></ul><ul><li>Maximizing efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>Data Security perception </li></ul><ul><li>Network Security </li></ul><ul><li>Lack of Standards </li></ul>Netmagic Solutions - Proprietary and Confidential <ul><li>Natural progression for datacenters </li></ul><ul><li>High operational efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>Energy efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>DR opportunities </li></ul><ul><li>Perfect fit for web based business </li></ul><ul><li>SMB market space </li></ul>Vs
  8. 8. Netmagic Cloud Framework PAAS IAAS Cloud Platform (Netmagic) OS/VMM Layer Firmware, hardware (X86 servers, Switches, Storage) Netmagic Custom Appliances Service Provider (Netmagic) Service Consumer SLA Billing Reporting Provisioning Monitoring Metering WIP In Production Security Virtualized Resources Virtual Images/Appliances Compute Memory Storage Network Secure Portal API Netmagic Solutions - Proprietary and Confidential
  9. 9. Physical Architecture Netmagic Solutions - Proprietary and Confidential
  10. 10. “ By 2011, early technology adopters will forgo capital expenditures and instead purchase 40% of their IT infrastructure as a service . . .. ‘Cloud computing’ will take off, thus untying applications from specific infrastructure.” — Gartner Press Release, “ Gartner Highlights Key Predictions for IT Organisations and Users in 2008 and Beyond ,” 1/31/08 Netmagic Solutions - Proprietary and Confidential
  11. 11. Netmagic = Mission Critical Support <ul><li>For more details </li></ul><ul><li>email : </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Or </li></ul><ul><li>visit our website : </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>Netmagic Solutions - Proprietary and Confidential