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Cloud Computing: 5 Things I have learned recently

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May 7, 2011 · by Ray · Cloud Computing

1. Google is playing the long game. By providing Google Apps for free it is building from the ground up and getting it debugged.


2. Google Apps is clunky but powerful. This site is built using Google Sites part of Google Apps. It offers good collaboration solutions.

3. Detailed work is still better on the PC. For example graphic design on Photoshop is better locally.

4. More and more services are being offered in the “Cloud” without us realising e.g. design business cards, store photographs, social networks.

5. Privacy, reliability and security are still concerns.