CHAPTER 4

WORKING OF CLOUD COMPUTING

4.1 Trends in Computing

4.2 Cloud Service Models

4.3 Cloud Deployment Models

4.4 Pros and Cons of Cloud Computing

4.5 Cloud Computing and Services: Pros and Cons

4.1 TRENDS IN COMPUTING

Information technology (IT) is evolving rapidly. It becomes outdated as fast as it evolves. Some of the technological inventions are promising in the initial phases and fizzle out once they are implemented, while others progress and gain popularity steadily. An IT professional will be able to distinguish between the hype created by a product and the real success of a product.

This chapter discusses about different IT strategies and technologies, how the emerging technologies can be adopted efficiently and how established technologies ...

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