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Articles From August 2012

August 16, 2012
This past June, you might have caught the story of the brain bank disaster that occurred at the Harvard-affiliated McLean Hospital where a freezer failure lead to a loss of 1/3 of the world’s largest collection of autism brain samples. To describe the severity of the disaster, here’s a few quotes from the above-linked Boston.com article:
August 08, 2012

If you missed the first entry about what cloud computing is and the advantages of cloud computing for businesses, you can click here. In the earlier post we covered:

  • A simple definition of cloud computing
  • The 5 advantages of cloud computing for businesses

In this post, we follow up with:

  • How Freshtemp leverages cloud computing for business When the Freshtemp learned about Cloud Computing, we thought it would be a pretty good idea.
August 07, 2012

In this 2-part post we cover:

  • A simple definition of cloud computing
  • 5 advantages of cloud computing for businesses
  • A Real World Example: How Freshtemp leverages cloud computing for business (Part 2)

Cloud Computing Definition

The term is used frequently today, but what exactly is cloud computing? One way to picture it is as a way of “outsourcing” the work of your computer to a large server somewhere else in the world. But why is this a good idea?