Cloud Computing: the hot trend of 2008 and pick of 2009!
By Vtatkar-Oracle on Jan 06, 2009
Cloud Computing has turned out to be the hottest trend for 2008. Google searches for the term skyrocketed (with Bangalore, India and San Jose, CA leading the trend!).
Several interesting announcements helped: IBM, Google/Salesforce deal, Yahoo/Intel/HP alliance, VMware, , Microsoft's Azure, and Sun all announced major new activities.
Despite some significant glitches which didnt go unnoticed, all indications are that this trend is here to stay. Or, more accurately, grow in 2009, judging from these 8 IT analysts who all had Cloud Computing in their Top 5 predictions for 2009.
Now, thats saying something!