Cloud computing is a comprehensive solution that delivers IT as a service. Computers in the cloud are configured to work together and the various applications use the collective computing power as if they are running on a single system. The articles and webcast highlight the fundamental concepts in the cloud computing business model as well as the key reasons to move to the cloud.
Discover the three layers of cloud computing starting with Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service and Software as a Service.
Understanding the risks and rewards of moving to the cloud can help you determine if cloud computing is right for your business.
Once the decision has been made to move to the cloud computing model, companies can decide between proprietary product stacks or open source technologies. Find out about some of the options for open source cloud technology.
As architects and developers consider cloud computing, one of their biggest concerns is security – in all layers of the cloud. Understand the various security issues and how they can be addressed in the cloud.
Get an overview and a demonstration of IBM’s offerings for cloud, including Infrastructure as a Service and development and test products.
If you want to go beyond Step 6 of this knowledge path, explore the resources in this section.
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