Provided by: International Journal of Computer Applications & Information Technology
Date Added: Mar 2014
The concept of cloud's is thereby not a novelty in itself - in fact, the principles arose from a direct industrial need to improve resource utilization without impacting on consumer requirements, i.e. use the available resources more efficiently. Cloud concepts (as opposed to implementations) promise a cost-effective realization of the utility computing principle, allowing users and providers easy access to resources in a self-service, pay-as-the user-go fashion, thus decreasing cost for system administration and improving resource utilization and accounting.