Taxing the Cloud
As the cloud-computing market grows, revenue-starved states are looking to grab a piece of the action by expanding the definition of nexus. Rackspace, a cloud hosting company headquartered in San Antonio, has been racking up sales at a torrid pace. …
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Java Cloud Platform Jelastic Builds in NGINX Web Server
Jelastic enables developers to get Java applications onto a cloud hosting environment in minutes, without requiring changes to code, or writing to specific APIs, says the company. The product has been in beta since mid-2011, and now has more than 1500 …
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Question by Penny: What’s the difference between cloud computing and hosting on a online web server?
Could somebody please explain to me what cloud computing is in laymen’s terms?
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