Posts tagged Cloud Computing
The main features of high performance computing include direct control of complex systems connected in parallel manner. This control allows fine tuning of application software to an ultimate extent in order to achieve optimal results with the target hardware. Acquiring the cloud computing environment for HPC (High Performance Computing) is debatable. The main issue that is to be pondered upon is that whether it would be suitable to surrender almost full control of applications voluntarily before automated software managers and cloud owners (as it goes with the cloud computing environment)?
SaaS or Software as a Service
“is a way of delivering applications over the Internet—as a service. Instead of installing and maintaining software, you simply access it via the Internet, freeing yourself from complex software and hardware management.” (Salesforce, 2000)
Often termed as Web-Based software and even On-Demand software, Saas is particularly designed to work on the servers of the Provider. Following are the numerous benefits associated with it:
The entire cyberspace is virtually moving over the cloud. What the future holds in it for the present and prospective cloud users is anxiously being tracked. “Hybrid Cloud Computing” is the term coined for the future trends of present day Cloud Computing. Quite a lot has been said and written about the reduction of usage of physical resources as a result of conversion over the cloud. This is one of the main reasons why the future of cloud computing is considered very bright as it eliminates the need to user servers. The prosperity of businesses and the incorporation of latest technologies in their organizational structure is being made very flexible and convenient with the help of migration over the cloud.
Office 365 Home Premium Edition has been released as the very first full release version of cloud based Office 365. The latest on the front is that five free Bing apps have been released for use with Office 365. The release of these free five apps by Microsoft would enable ease of entering Bing search results into Office 365 documents. These searched results may either be images or other information.