Join David Rivers for an in-depth discussion in this video The three main cloud computing scenarios, part of Cloud Computing First Look (2012).
When deciding whether cloud computing is right for your organization, it helps to understand …your needs and the solutions available to meet those needs. Let's begin by examining …three main scenarios for cloud computing implementation. Although different organizations may use cloud …computing differently, the users will typically fall into one of these three solutions, beginning …with Compute clouds. …Now Compute clouds allow organizations access to on-demand computer resources that are highly …scalable and inexpensive. These resources will run the code they're given, so it really …depends on the application the user wants to access.…
Now this scenario works well for any size organization, although some larger organizations …may not see the advantage to this scenario. They depend on standards management, monitoring …and governance capabilities, for example. The number of service providers to choose from his diminished. …The next scenario is cloud storage. If your organization needs to maintain files offsite, …
David also presents an overview of migration and common cloud technologies as you contemplate a move to the cloud, including Google Apps, Microsoft Windows Live, and more. The final chapter outlines how to evaluate the ongoing effectiveness of the cloud for your business.
- Understanding the components and infrastructure of the cloud
- Working with storage and database services
- Understanding the benefits of cloud computing
- Assessing security risks
- Obtaining cloud storage
- Working with Google Apps, Windows Live, iCloud, and more
- Migrating to the cloud
- Training others on cloud use
Skill Level Beginner
1. Cloud Computing Basics
2. Evaluate whether Cloud Computing Is Right for Your Business
3. Explore Cloud Storage
4. Explore Cloud Tools
5. Migrate to the Cloud
Securing data2m 26s
6. Evaluate Cloud Performance in Your Business
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