Cloud Computing and Where it Stand in 2011

We recently posted an Article about Cloud Computing and it’s benefits for Small businesses, here we are again to give you some insides about how cloud computing is doing in the production environment in the mid-2011.

Some of the factors influencing Cloud computing include:

  1. Hardware Saving

  2. Faster Deployment

  3. Scalable

  4. Automation Capabilities
  5. Cost Reduction
The leading player in virtualization in cloud Computing is VMWare with 61% of the market share followed by Open Source Xen, Hyper-V, etc.
The most popular Guest operating system on the cloud is Linux followed by Microsoft Windows.

Here are more statistics about Cloud Computing

Dhawal D