"Cloud computing is
the next stage in the Internet's evolution, providing the means through
which everything — from computing power to computing infrastructure,
applications, business processes to personal collaboration — can be
delivered to you as a service wherever and whenever you need."
I can get access to all my files on all my different computers when I am
at the coffee shop".
computer resources that can be accessed from anywhere, created by end
users, be expanded and deleted as needed, and paid for as by how much
you use (or free).
Cloud (consumer) Applications
Youtube - http://www.youtube.com/user/nimbusmeter/videos
Flickr - http://www.flickr.com/
Zoho Writer - www.zoho.com
Google, GMail - www.gmail.com, www.google.com
Skype - www.skype.com
MapMyRide - https://aws-portal.amazon.com/gp/aws/manageYourAccount?
Dropbox - https://www.dropbox.com/home
Blogs - https://blogs.oracle.com/cloudmigrations/
Twitter - https://twitter.com/#!/migrating2cloud
LinkedIn - http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=172562&trk=tab_pro
Gmail contacts - www.gmail.com
is migrating to the Cloud
applications and/or information for local devices (iPads, PCs, laptops,
smart phones, cell phones etc) to a location that is accessible through
Moving games that can only be played on a Wii, iPad etc. to allow them
to be played by players all over the world.
Moving word processing applications like Microsoft Word to a browser
environment like Zoho.com or Google Docs.
Moving all of you friends contact information from an address book, cell
phone storage to Google contacts.
Moving you calendar from a daily calendar to Google contacts.
Moving your dairy from the 'book under your clothes in your dresser' to http://pyxlinjournal.familylearn.com/home/
Cloud (enterprise) Applications
Salesforce.com - www.salesforce.com
Amazon Web Services - https://aws-portal.amazon.com/gp/aws/manageYourAccount?
Terremark - http://www.terremark.com/services/infrastructure-cloud-services/enterprise-cloud.aspx
when the Internet/cloud went down ?
How can you continue to edit documents when the cloud is 'off line' ?
How can a file be shared with someone when the cloud is 'off line' ?
some ways to interact with someone (without video) using the cloud ?
some ways to share files and photos using the Cloud ?
How do you currently use cloud applications ?
How do you see yourself using the cloud after this session ?
What are some ways to interact with someone using video ?
How can you inexpensively interact with someone internationally using