An Introduction to Cloud Computing

This paper defines cloud computing, details its benefits, issues, risks, and describes a cloud computing maturity model. 


The introduction to cloud computing covers the following topics:
- Defining Cloud Computing
- The Five Essential Characteristics
- The Three Service Models
- The Four Deployment Models
- The Benefits of Cloud Computing
- Issues and Risks in Cloud Computing
- Cloud Computing Maturity Model

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