Cloud Computing

Where in the World is "The Cloud"?


Data is the lifeblood of most modern businesses. One of the key benefits we often mention about the  Cloud is that the data is not tied to hardware that could fail – your data is simultaneously everywhere and nowhere. Things become a bit more complicated if you are in a regulated industry that dictates controls and conditions around where your sensitive data is allowed to live. Data Sovereignty refers to the concept that data is subject to rules and regulations of the country where the data resides; it is an important consideration in your Cloud planning. 

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By William Mabley on Aug 10, 2016 1:57:48 PM
Cloud Computing, Microsoft

Microsoft Cloud Computing

I am often asked for more information on what Cloud Computing is, including the distinction between “Public Cloud” and “Private Cloud.” I want to address these questions in this blog post and help you get started. We’ll begin with a brief set of definitions and some places to find more information; however, an excellent place where you can always learn more about Cloud Computing is the Microsoft Virtual Academy.

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By Winson Woo on Jun 25, 2012 10:52:42 AM