The Future of the Cloud
THROUGHOUT THIS BOOK, YOU have examined the most recent cloud-based solutions and applications. With many cloud solutions already seemingly quite cutting edge, it is hard to imagine how the cloud will evolve in the near and far term.
This chapter examines the future of the cloud and cloud-based applications. By the time you finish this chapter, you will be able to do the following:
• Describe how the cloud will influence future operating systems.
• Describe how the cloud enables location-aware applications.
• Describe how the cloud will change the way people watch TV.
• Describe how the cloud may enable the use of intelligent fabrics.
• Describe how the cloud will enable communication ...