Cloud Computing Data Architecture

Date Added: Aug 2009
Format: PDF

Cloud computing is an application architecture for accessing and hosting computing service over the Internet. Access is achieved with a web browser and service is supplied by software running on a cloud platform. Client benefits include lower up-front infrastructure cost and reduced time to deployment. Provider benefits are provided through the monetization of client tenancy, achieved through prudent service provisioning and operational efficiency. The paper addresses the securitization of client data in a cloud computing domain.