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Date Added: May 2012
The cloud computing paradigm has been an incredible success in the last few years. It is based on the idea of delegate to the cloud provider every kind of resources, and let the users access them in a self-service fashion. The cloud paradigm has largely been adopted in several different contexts and applied to an incredibly large set of technologies. It is an opportunity for IT users to reduce costs and increase efficiency providing an alternative way of using IT services.