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cloud computing

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The use of services made available on the internet for storing data and running software programs. Cloud computing replaces many of the traditional functions of the personal computer.

cloud computing

n
a model of computer use in which services stored on the internet are provided to users on a temporary basis
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Other data center service offerings include elastic computing, database, storage and content delivery, networking, analytics and big data, containers, middleware, and security.
Other data centre service offerings include elastic computing, database, storage and content delivery, networking, analytics and big data, containers, middleware, and security.
Skycloud Software, a Beijing-based technology company dedicated to cloud computing management and innovation, has entered into a strategic partnership to share its Enterprise Elastic Computing Platform (SkyForm[R] ECP) , a container based cloud computing technology, with the product Ability Integration Framework (AIF) of AsiaInfo, China's biggest independent software maker and an innovative provider of IT services to the telecommunications industry, the company said.
1 release gives users of elastic computing the ability to place limits on their own usage, configuring bursting caps per QoS or globally, at per day, month, quarter or year time intervals.
1 (Moab) has been deployed for its elastic computing, advanced policies and accounting capabilities to deliver on this vision.
With the launch of Digital Oilfield Online, iStore will provide on-demand scalability, elastic computing and new cost structure offered by cloud computing.