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Get savvy on the latest cloud terminology

07th Jan `14, 03:34 PM in Sectors

Some cloud terms, like cloudstorming, cloudware and external cloud, are declining in popularity. Other terms are up-and-coming, like…

BDMS
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Some cloud terms, like cloudstorming, cloudware and external cloud, are declining in popularity. Other terms are up-and-coming, like vertical cloud.

This list gives all the latest lingo to keep you up-to-date on the most popular terms for all things cloud:

Bare metal IaaS

Physical machine rental rather than virtual machine rental. Like dedicated-server hosting with added cloud attributes of self-service, quick scale-out and usage billing.

CDN (Cloud Distribution Network)

a worldwide collection of servers that copy content for end users, to speed up delivery. Useful for sending resources to millions of clients in milliseconds.

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