Cloud Storage Types – Object, Block and File

Cloud storage is making inroads and increasingly becoming quite common in enterprises these days due to the advantages it offers in terms of availability, durability and cost. Cloud storage solution can either be deployed in the private cloud or accessed over the internet in the public cloud depending upon the sensitivity of the data and compliance … Continue reading Cloud Storage Types – Object, Block and File

AWS – EC2, EBS and ELB

Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) EC2 is a web service which provides re-sizable computing resources that could scale out or scale down very easily based on the varying work load. At a very basic level it's nothing but a virtual machine running as a guest on the host machine with the help of a hypervisor. Typically it … Continue reading AWS – EC2, EBS and ELB