CLOUD STORAGE FROM LANS TO WANS
Data management applications are promising for candidates who opt for deployment of the cloud. This is because an on-premises enterprise database system usually comes with a large, occasionally prohibitive up-front cost, both in hardware and in software. For multiple businesses, the pay-as-you-go cloud computing form is very attractive. Thus, cloud computing is reminiscent of the Application Service Provider (ASP) and Database-as-a-Service (DaaS) paradigms.
Web Services, AT&T’s Synaptic Hosting, AppNexus, GoGrid, Rackspace Cloud Hosting, and to some extent, the Intel Cloud ...