S. Sridhar


Cloud computing is the delivery of computing as a service rather than as a product, where by shared resources software and information are provided to computer are other device as a utility over a network. In a cloud computing system, there is a significant workload shift. Local computers no longer have to do all the heavy lifting, when it comes to running applications. The network of computers that makeup the cloud handles them instead. Hardware and software demand on the users side decrease. The only thing the users’ computer needs to be able to run is the cloud computing systems interface software, which can be as simple as a web browser and the clouds network take care of the rest. This article is prepared based on the Author’s teaching the subject for M.Tech level recent years, keeping in view of VTU Syllabus in particular.


Cloud; Delivery Of Computing; Hardware And Software Demand; Interface Software; Web Browser; Cloud Network


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