There is a lot of talk these days about cloud computing, or cloud hosting. Many companies are using these terms loosely to discuss either VPS or cloud servers (public or private). But, what do these terms mean? You will definitely see a difference when you look at the price tag, so understanding what each of these services are will help you in your quest to determine the best option for you or your company.
Setting up networking is the step that we receive the most questions about when customers are new to the vCloud environment. We’re currently working on a video tutorial that will further help clients with the steps of setting up networking. In the meantime, here is an overview of the types of networking available and the tabs that you’ll find when you are configuring your network.
What the heck is burstability?
Have you seen cloud hosting companies buzzing about the cloud being burstable and wondered what the heck that means? Come on, raise your hands. Burstability seems most often used when discussing cloud hosting for small and medium-sized businesses. This marketing term actually has great benefit. It is definitely worth learning more about, especially if you are a small or medium-sized company.
Deciding to go with a public or private cloud? It can be a big decision. Here is some basic information that might help when trying to figure it out. It is simply defining the terms and offering some questions to ask yourself about your company.
You may have heard that a cloud server platform is more eco-friendly than a traditional server platform, but why is that? What does that really boil down to for energy and cost savings?