TITLE

IBM Sails for Cloud Computing

AUTHOR(S)
Medford, Cassimir
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;10/6/2008, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a cloud computing strategy unveiled by computing company IBM in 2008. Cloud computing is defined as corporate computing that does not reside at the user's premises but is owned by a service provider and is accessed by users through the Internet. IBM unveiled a free open beta of Bluehouse, which is a social networking and collaboration cloud service that lets people from different companies to share contacts and documents, hold online meetings, and establish social-networking communities securely.
ACCESSION #
36602931

 

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