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the CLOUD raisethecloud.org london 2012.
The Cloud addresses our twin attention spans of the short-term desire for information and stimulation and our growing longer-term consciousness about our impact on the future and our productive role within a larger harmonious ecology. It provides two resources energy and data harvesting both the natural ecosystem and humanity's complementary cyber-sphere fusing the two. Like all tell-tale signs of brooding weather the Cloud is a display system. It is both screen and barometer archive and sensor past and future.
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In the SaaS model cloud providers install and operate application software in the cloud and cloud users access the software from cloud clients. Cloud users do not manage the cloud infrastructure and platform where the application runs. This eliminates the need to install and run the application on the cloud user's own computers which simplifies maintenance and support. Cloud applications are different from other applications in their scalabilitywhich can be achieved by cloning tasks onto multiple virtual machines at run-time to meet changing work demand. 59 Load balancers distribute the work over the set of virtual machines. This process is transparent to the cloud user who sees only a single access point.
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Putting aside their cloud-like costumes The Chorus declares that this is the author's cleverest play and that it cost him the greatest effort. It reproaches the audience for the play's failure at the festival where it was beaten by the works of inferior authors and it praises the author for originality and for his courage in lampooning influential politicians such as Cleon. The Chorus then resumes its appearance as clouds promising divine favours if the audience punishes Cleon for corruption and rebuking Athenians for messing about with the calendar since this has put Athens out of step with the moon. Socrates returns to the stage in a huff protesting against the ineptitude of his new elderly student.

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xkcd The Cloud.
Image URL for hotlinking/embedding http//imgs.xkcd.com/comics/the_cloud.png. A man finds a computer tower with a wire leading away from it. The man looks behind him. The wire leads to an outlet in the wall next to where the Hat Man sits at a desk with a computer. Another wire leads from that outlet to the Hat Man's computer. I always thought The Cloud was a huge amorphous network of servers somewhere. Hat Man Yeah but everyone buys server time from everyone else. In the end they're all getting it here. A close-up of Hat Man. You're on a cable modem. Hat Man There's a lot of caching.

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