Cloud Computing: Web-Based Applications That Change the Way by Michael R. Miller

By Michael R. Miller

Cloud Computing: Web-Based functions that adjust how you paintings and Collaborate On-Line

 

Computing as you recognize it has replaced. not are you tied to utilizing dear courses saved in your machine. now not will you be capable to merely entry your facts from one desktop. now not will you be tied to doing paintings basically out of your paintings desktop or enjoying purely out of your own computer.

 

Enter cloud computing–an intriguing new strategy to paintings with courses and knowledge, collaborate with family and friends, proportion rules with coworkers and buddies, and such a lot of all, be extra efficient! The “cloud” involves millions of pcs and servers, all associated and available to you through the web.

 

With cloud computing, every thing you do is now web-based rather than being desktop-based; you could entry your entire courses and records from any desktop that’s hooked up to the net. no matter if you must proportion photos together with your relatives, coordinate volunteers for a group association, or deal with a multi-faceted undertaking in a wide association, cloud computing should help do it extra simply than ever prior to. belief us. if you would like to collaborate, cloud computing is the right way to do it.

 

     •    Learn what cloud computing is, the way it works, who may still use it, and why it’s the wave of the future.

     •    discover the sensible advantages of cloud computing, from saving cash on pricey courses to getting access to your records ANYWHERE.

     •    See simply how effortless it really is to regulate paintings and private schedules, proportion files with coworkers and associates, edit electronic photographs, and masses more!

     •    the right way to use web-based purposes to collaborate on reviews and shows, proportion on-line calendars and to-do lists, deal with large projects, and edit and shop electronic photographs.

 

Michael Miller is understood for his informal, easy-to-read writing variety and his skill to give an explanation for a large choice of complicated subject matters to a regular viewers. Mr. Miller has written greater than eighty nonfiction books over the last 20 years, with greater than one million copies in print. His books for Que contain Absolute Beginner’s consultant to desktop Basics,  Googlepedia: the last word Google source, and Is It Safe?: maintaining Your laptop, what you are promoting, and your self on-line. His site is found at www.molehillgroup.com.

 

Covers the preferred cloud-based functions, together with the following:

     • Adobe Photoshop Express

     • Apple MobileMe

     • drift OS

     • Google Docs

     • Microsoft workplace reside Workspace

     • Zoho Office

 

CATEGORY:  net Applications

COVERS:  Cloud Computing

USER LEVEL:  Beginner-Intermediate

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By Michael R. Miller

Cloud Computing: Web-Based functions that adjust how you paintings and Collaborate On-Line

 

Computing as you recognize it has replaced. not are you tied to utilizing dear courses saved in your machine. now not will you be capable to merely entry your facts from one desktop. now not will you be tied to doing paintings basically out of your paintings desktop or enjoying purely out of your own computer.

 

Enter cloud computing–an intriguing new strategy to paintings with courses and knowledge, collaborate with family and friends, proportion rules with coworkers and buddies, and such a lot of all, be extra efficient! The “cloud” involves millions of pcs and servers, all associated and available to you through the web.

 

With cloud computing, every thing you do is now web-based rather than being desktop-based; you could entry your entire courses and records from any desktop that’s hooked up to the net. no matter if you must proportion photos together with your relatives, coordinate volunteers for a group association, or deal with a multi-faceted undertaking in a wide association, cloud computing should help do it extra simply than ever prior to. belief us. if you would like to collaborate, cloud computing is the right way to do it.

 

     •    Learn what cloud computing is, the way it works, who may still use it, and why it’s the wave of the future.

     •    discover the sensible advantages of cloud computing, from saving cash on pricey courses to getting access to your records ANYWHERE.

     •    See simply how effortless it really is to regulate paintings and private schedules, proportion files with coworkers and associates, edit electronic photographs, and masses more!

     •    the right way to use web-based purposes to collaborate on reviews and shows, proportion on-line calendars and to-do lists, deal with large projects, and edit and shop electronic photographs.

 

Michael Miller is understood for his informal, easy-to-read writing variety and his skill to give an explanation for a large choice of complicated subject matters to a regular viewers. Mr. Miller has written greater than eighty nonfiction books over the last 20 years, with greater than one million copies in print. His books for Que contain Absolute Beginner’s consultant to desktop Basics,  Googlepedia: the last word Google source, and Is It Safe?: maintaining Your laptop, what you are promoting, and your self on-line. His site is found at www.molehillgroup.com.

 

Covers the preferred cloud-based functions, together with the following:

     • Adobe Photoshop Express

     • Apple MobileMe

     • drift OS

     • Google Docs

     • Microsoft workplace reside Workspace

     • Zoho Office

 

CATEGORY:  net Applications

COVERS:  Cloud Computing

USER LEVEL:  Beginner-Intermediate

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Blue Cloud is a series of cloud computing offerings that enables enterprises to distribute their computing needs across a globally accessible resource grid. One such offering is the Express Advantage suite, which includes data backup and recovery, email continuity and archiving, and data security functionality—some of the more data-intensive processes handled by a typical IT department. To manage its cloud hardware, IBM provides open source workload-scheduling software called Hadoop, which is based on the MapReduce software used by Page 49 Return Contents Cloud Computing: Web-Based Applications That Change the Way You Work and Collaborate Online Table of to CHAPTER 3 Google in its offerings.

When users need more computing power, more servers need to be purchased. This need for more computing power becomes less of an issue when the organization embraces cloud computing. Instead of purchasing a new server, the IT staff just redirects the computing request out to the cloud. The servers that comprise the cloud have plenty of capacity to handle the organization’s increased needs, without the IT staff having to spend a single dime on new hardware. Page 37 Return Contents Cloud Computing: Web-Based Applications That Change the Way You Work and Collaborate Online Table of to CHAPTER 2 Are You Ready for Computing in the Cloud?

Developers and companies to rent capacity on Amazon’s proprietary cloud of servers— which happens to be one of the biggest server farms in the world. EC2 enables scalable deployment of applications by letting customers request a set number of virtual machines, onto which they can load any application of their choice. Thus, customers can create, launch, and terminate server instances on demand, creating a truly “elastic” operation. 7TB of storage, and four virtual 64-bit core processors In other words, you pick the size and power you want for your virtual server, and Amazon does the rest.

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