Re: Virtualization

From: Jack <>
Date: Wed, 8 Jan 2014 09:27:03 +0200
Message-ID: <d57zu.7248$>

"Mladen Gogala" wrote in message

On Tue, 07 Jan 2014 13:10:39 +0200, Jack wrote:

>> VMWARE = cloud
>>It is cloud, even when it is privat cloud.

>VMWare is a virtualization software which allows you to create, maintain
>and administer virtual machines, just like KVM, VirtualBox or Hyper-V.
>Cloud also includes a third party provider which creates and maintains
>virtual machines for you. In other words, the notion of the cloud
>combines virtualization and outsourcing. There are things that companies
>readily entrust to cloud providers, the largest of which is,

No. Have you ever heard term "privat cloud" Surely Amazon would like to be the only real cloud, and witch it actually insisted to be.

Private cloud is cloud infrastructure operated solely for a single organization, whether managed internally or by a third-party and hosted internally or externally.

>Please note that the idea of the virtual machines is much, much older
>than the cloud itself and that the authorship goes to IBM. IBM virtual
>machines were all the rage around 1985.

Actually, concept of cloud computing dates back to the 1950s. Known as "Remote Job Entry" and "time-sharing". But narrowminded migth not foresee it.

Jack, from seventh cloud ( aka heaven aka nirvana aka vmware v 7.0 ;) Received on Wed Jan 08 2014 - 08:27:03 CET

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