Switzerland-based cloud computing company, Nivio, has entered the Australian market offering small businesses access to Microsoft Office applications in the cloud, via any Java capable browser on a Windows, Mac or Linux PC.
Cloud computing is one of today’s largest market opportunities. According to Saugatuck Technology, by 2016, 75 percent or more of new enterprise IT spending will be on cloud-based or hybrid technologies.
I have learned that cloud computing provides computation, software, data access, and storage services and virtualization is mandatory for cloud computing. I have also found in some places that there are some differences between cloud computing and virtualization.
You can't run Windows applications on Google's ChromeOS, and you probably will never be able to, since the Wine emulator for loading Windows software on Linux platforms won't work with Linux-based Chromebooks.
Google’s Cloud Platform is slowly becoming ay fully featured environment for running complex web apps, but it’s not easy to just give it a quick try. To get started with Cloud Platform, after all, you have to first install the right SDK and other tools on your local machine.
Cloud computing describes an Internet-based computing infrastructure that has abstracted users and user applications from the underlying computing resources that support them. In concept, cloud computing is functionally different from previous IT architectures in that users no longer need to own, ha ...
Dropbox has maintained its position as one of the major players in cloud storage space by offering tons of features like automatic photo sharing and storage and some excellent cross-platform apps. Today, they announced a new API for third-party developers called Sync that lets apps take advantage of Dropbox’s reliable storage features, mainly for syncing application data for users.