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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:
Outlook.com has launched as another one of the ventures by Microsoft. The name brings back memories of the dear old Desktop client MS Outlook that used to manage our email for us. Though the Outlook desktop app still exists, the domain has managed to elevate itself up to the cloud now, thanks to Microsoft.
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.
The superlative version of your ever trusted Microsoft Office Desktop application, Office 365 was officially launched in 2011. Office Desktop Setup is an essential application for every computing system and serves innumerable services. The Microsoft Office 365, however is a cloud based package that in available for an affordable monthly fee in Professional and Enterprise Editions.
Gone are the days when the crashing of your computer system’s hard disk used to be an issue. If you’re surprised to read the former statement then either you’re still living in the nineteenth century or you’re not concerned with the latest fringe benefits technology has in store for you. Ever since technology went cloud this tech world has changed enormously. SkyDirve is the latest addition. SkyDrive is your ever available data backup facility provided by Microsoft.
Cloud computing is a well-known phenomenon these days. Simply speaking it is an off-premise computing solution that is basically intended to fulfill categorical organizational needs of a business. CRM (Customer Relationship Management) is one of the areas that are best served by cloud based solutions. SalesForce, Sugar CRM, Zoho CRM and Sage CRM are the best examples. These solutions are available for all business sizes. Some organizations are using these solutions very effectively with minimum hassle. However these solutions are not always effective or suitable. Therefore the effectiveness of On-Premise solutions is still intact.
It is highly recommended to correctly analyze the situational requirements before opting for an On-Premise or a cloud based CRM. There are few useful tips that are presented in the text below to highlight the correct scenarios for both the solutions. More >