What is cloud hosting?
Generally, website hosted on a cloud hosting operates on clustered servers where online operations are not limited to a single server. By handling security, load balance and hardware resources virtually; the website has access to the processing power of a number of servers that are distributed in real time.
The term cloud is used as a metaphor for the Internet, based on the cloud drawing used to depict the Internet in computer network diagrams as an abstraction of the underlying infrastructure it represents. Typical cloud computing providers deliver common business applications online which are accessed from a web browser, while the software and data are stored on servers.
Advantages of cloud hosting:
Cloud hosting benefits users from various angles. Its scalability and cost efficient is the commonly known advantages.
As the technology is highly scalable, website expansion can be done without any limitation regarding server resources. Think about the hassle of migrating your website from a shared server to a dedicated server; think about server crash when your website experienced a sudden surge – with the scalability of cloud hosting, all these problem can be avoided easily.
Clouds have five essential characteristics:
» On-demand self-service
» Broad network access
» Resource pooling
» Rapid elasticity
» Measured service
Cloud Computing users can avoid capital expenditure on hardware, software, and services when they pay a provider only for what they use. We the Infogird Informatics one of the India Company provide you with this technology of Cloud Hosting
Infogird Informatics infrastructure, as of 2009, consists of reliable services delivered through data centers and built on servers. Clouds often appear as single points of access for all consumers' computing needs. Commercial offerings are generally expected to meet quality of service requirements of customers. Open standards are critical to the growth of cloud computing, and open source software has provided us this facility of Cloud Hosting.