The Rise of the Clouds: Progress and Prospects
Translated by Osvaldo Perez and Tiejun Huang
The Cloud is Poised to Rise Further
- pay-as-you-go access to a variety of IT service offerings,
- on-demand access to resources at low cost,
- resource elasticity to meet varying demand, and
- colocation of computation and data that enables large-scale data analytics.
Cloud Considerations and Challenges
Migration and Integration
Clouds in the Future
- How will clouds emerge in the next 5 to 10 years?
- How will clouds shape and transform the IT industry, business, and society as a whole?
- What are your real-life experiences in embracing the cloud?
- What are the real challenges facing cloud computing, CSPs, and users, and how should stakeholders and researchers work to address them?
- How can CSPs, regulatory bodies, and researchers work together to raise the cloud to further heights?