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Elastic Application Platforms for Cloud Computing

Sep 21, 2010 |

Despite the price/performance advantages of clouds, it remains hard to accelerate and scale the performance of applications, which are often written for a single computer and thus cannot leverage the parallelism inherent in cloud environments without extensive refactoring and reprogramming. What is needed, therefore, are elastic application platforms that simplify the development and deployment of ultra-high-performance elastic applications.