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Cloudknowledge

This section contains practical information on the thorny topic of cloud computing.

We start with some basic (or not so basic) information: what is/is not cloud, what are the different “types” of cloud and what does the value chain look like in the hosting “stack”. We also cover business drivers (why are people looking to cloud) and practical scenarios (what are people looking to host), along with a deeper look at the technology itself, for those who want more detail.

Finally, we end with “things to think about” – a short exploration of some of the options associated with cloud that you might not know about, as well as some more contentious issues. We’ll expand this section based on popular demand, so let us know what you’d like to see.

Each section of Cloudknowledge is available for download from the page itself or in Cloudresources.

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