Stories by Brian Corrigan and Paul Smith

Cloud services closer to earth

Cloud computing is an unfortunate moniker in an industry like information technology, which has been accused of selling fluffy promises. But beyond the hype, it is likely to be remembered as the most significant IT trend of this decade.
Definitions vary wildly but the basic premise of the cloud is that it delivers software applications and hardware capacity as services via the internet.

Written by Brian Corrigan and Paul Smith27 Sept. 09 22:00