Cloud computing is a paradigm shift in how data centers and service providers are architecting and delivering highly reliable, highly scalable services to their users in a manner that is significantly more agile and cost effective than previous models. This new model offers early adopters the ability to quickly realize the benefits of improved business agility, faster time to market and an overall reduction in capital expenditures. However, enterprises and service providers need to understand what elements their cloud must contain in order to build a truly successful cloud.
Sheng Liang is CEO of Cloud.com; Peder Ulander serves as CMO for Cloud.com.
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