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The Virtues Of Virtualization

Virtualization is a cloud computing concept based on the idea of replicating a real idea with a virtual one. There are as many ways to achieve this task as there are computing resources. For instance, you can virtualize any number … Continue reading

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Why Cloud Computing Is Popular

If you look at the history of computing, you’ll see that there have been short-lived trends along the way. When a new trend develops, old trends die away. For instance, in the 1990s, personal computing took off like a rocket. … Continue reading

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4 Reasons To Implement A Private Cloud

Many people have a fundamental misunderstanding of what is meant by “private cloud.” They think that private means internal. That isn’t necessarily the case. A private cloud does not necessarily have to exist on your premises. Your cloud can be … Continue reading

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Is Elasticity Necessary?

Elasticity is a concept in computing that has implications for cloud computing though it isn’t necessarily unique to cloud computing. It simply means that your computing resources are easily scalable, up or down, based on the current demands of your … Continue reading

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10 Reasons To Get On The Virtualization Bandwagon

Virtualization is still relatively new. But it’s fun and effective. Let’s define it. About.com defines it this way: Virtualization is a technique for hiding the physical characteristics of computing resources to simplify the way in which other systems, applications, or … Continue reading

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Why A Private Data Center Makes Sense

Why it might be a good idea to start thinking about running your own data center. Continue reading

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How Much Infrastructure Do You Need?

Assessing computing needs can be difficult at best, a nightmare at worst. How much do you need? When should you scale up or scale down? These questions are important questions to ask, but they have baffled IT directors for years. … Continue reading

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Why Cloud Computing Will Continue To Grow

Why cloud computing will soon replace traditional computing entirely. Continue reading

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