Demystifying the Cloud: The Meanings, Myths and Opportunities in Cloud Computing


This paper presents the views of cloud computing practitioners - people in the thick of things who see some things a casual observer might not. Their views on the state of cloud computing and its future are very interesting indeed.

This paper presents the views of cloud computing practitioners - people in the thick of things who see some things a casual observer might not. Their views on the state of cloud computing and its future are very interesting indeed.

The paper focused on the following questions:
- What does "cloud computing" mean to you?
- What are the benefits of using "cloud computing"?
- What are the challenges ahead for "cloud computing"?
- What opportunities does "cloud computing" offer?
- How will concerns such as governance, security, availability affect the future of cloud computing?
- How can we break up the cloud so it can be adopted at the department level?
- What are the key barriers to the adoption of cloud computing?
- Will dominant players affect the adoption and benefit realization from cloud computing?

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