For companies who want to effectively implement cloud computing at their workplace, there are a few essential features that they need to clearly have an understanding for. But first, let's take a look at what cloud computing actually is.
According to the National Institute of Standards and Technology's 16th and final version of its definition of cloud computing, “Cloud computing” measures the extent to which information technology implementations of a company meet the characteristics of cloud models. Peter Mell, a computer scientist at NIST, explains the benefits of using the right cloud computing model like energy savings, cost savings, customer empowerment and rapid deployment, to name a few. [More]