An Analysis of Cloud Computing

J Prabhakar, Nittu Goutham, Nisha Jha, U Scholar
International Journal of Electrical Electronics & Computer Science Engineering   unpublished
Cloud computing is the development of parallel computing, distributed computing, grid computing and virtualization technologies which define the shape of a new era. Cloud computing is an emerging model of business computing. In this paper, we explore the concept of cloud architecture and compares cloud computing with grid computing. i also address the characteristics and applications of several popular cloud computing platforms.