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IaaS vs. PaaS vs. SaaS: What’s It All Mean?

When talking about the cloud, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the proliferation of acronyms. Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) are three you’ll likely see the most; according to recent analyst reports, all are growing at a rapid clip as cloud adoption rises. Gartner estimates


Microsoft’s Growing Role in Hypervisor Technology and the Cloud

As one of the world’s largest software corporations, Microsoft has paved the way for companies worldwide to conduct business more efficiently. Its role in cloud computing – and in particular, in hypervisor technology used to create and run virtual machines – is becoming more prominent as companies build out private and public clouds. However, Microsoft

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India and the Cloud: Cautious Optimism for Significant Growth

The public cloud market in India was strong in 2013 as businesses of all sizes embraced the cloud’s ubiquitous applications and cost-effective nature. At the end of last year, research form Gartner estimated that public cloud services in India grew at a CAGR of 33.6 percent from 2012 to reach $404 million. Infrastructure as a

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Cloud Computing in 2014: Education and Enlightenment

Cloud computing is growing at an unprecedented rate, and shows no signs of slowing down in 2014. Gartner predicts that 70 to 80 percent of cloud adoption in 2014 will come in the form of hybrid or public clouds. But beyond this general prediction, what are some of the major themes we can expect to