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December 1, 2008

The Myth of Cloud Computing

Bill Brenner

Companies hungry for IT efficiency and cost savings absolutely love virtualization. The idea of reducing racks of servers into smaller and cheaper machine farms is simply irresistible in just about every enterprise. Security vendors have seized on this with an array of products promising “security in the cloud.” But the adopters often lack a basic understanding of what virtualization is about, and that’s a problem, industry experts say.

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