Stephen Downes

Knowledge, Learning, Community
Feature article describing types of cloud computing services, advantages of cloud computing, discussion of future trends, and examples of cloud computing in action. "Many CIOs do indeed view the cloud as a key strategy for the future," write the authors, "a strategy that will enable them to add greater value to their institution at a more strategic level, rather than constantly focusing on keeping the lights running." Still - I keep in mind a post I read today describing how UC Davis will not be using cloud computing to outsource email, because of privacy and security considerations.

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