Archive for January, 2010
Cloud computing refers to the placement of computer applications in shared data centers on the Internet. Â I’ve written and spoken about cloud computing elsewhere, and there are many good summaries online. Cloud computing provides facilities and systems that benefit many applications — especially feedback applications. Â Here’s a list of the key benefits:
GreenRoad provides an example of cloud feedback in transportation, cutting accidents and fuel use by monitoring drivers of cars, trucks and buses.
Cloud feedback is a new system architecture that connects sensors and actuators to hosted (“cloud”) computer services. It cuts costs, and has many applications