Silesian Cloud – idea of cloud computing built in IaaS model

Piotr Kandziora, Stanisław Kozielski

Abstract


The paper presents the idea of cloud computing and the prototype system built in IaaS model. The architecture and functions of the cloud and used technologies are presented in the paper. Exemplary applications of the cloud are indicated.

Keywords


cloud computing; virtual machine

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21936/si2011_v32.n3A.231