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cloud platform

(1) The hardware and operating environment of a server in an Internet-based datacenter. The system software components (OS, virtual machine monitor, etc.) are called the "cloud stack." See cloud computing and cloud services.

(2) The software infrastructure for a cloud computing service, which includes applications that let users create and manage their own accounts. See cloud management system.
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With the addition of SaaS services to Oracle Cloud at Customer, customers have access to Oracle Cloud services across the entire cloud stack, all delivered in a subscription-based, managed model, directly in their datacenters.
The agreement will allow HPC Systems to offer cloud services to its customers through a hybrid cloud stack, allowing them to leverage the cloud's agility to quickly set up HPC environments and secure flexible computing resources at peak times.
This enclave runs on top of the remote cloud stack, meaning the enclave is agnostic to any cloud and underlay network.
Security: Hybrid clouds not only mandates implementing security measures at the infrastructure and application levels, but also implementing security at each layer of the cloud stack.
With today's newly-available products, Red Hat now offers a complete, integrated hybrid cloud stack with a container application platform (OpenShift by Red Hat), massively scalable infrastructure (Red Hat OpenStack Platform 8) and unified management tools (Red Hat CloudForms), all available individually or via a single, easy-to-deploy solution with Red Hat Cloud Suite.
CAMP is a revolutionary platform in the Workspace-as-a-Service market taking the complexity out of delivering workstation solutions on a variety of cloud infrastructures, such as Microsoft Azure, Google Compute Engine, and VDI Space Cloud Stack, providing a secure and superior user experience.
Your dedicated private cloud uses a single-tenant infrastructure from power, networking, servers, and storage through the cloud stack.
Supported by Citrix Cloud Stack, eHDF's Public Cloud services are delivered from its secure data centres located in Dubai.
We are pleased with Microsoft Windows Server 2012 and Microsoft's overall cloud stack as it is steering Alba to achieve a transformational leap in the speed, scale and power of our data centres and applications," Mr Hadi said.
At least as important to security, 46% described the management of IT as "more complex" with the growing use of cloud components, reflecting the immaturity of the cloud stack
It discusses the evolution of enterprise PaaS and the opportunity for telcos to offer PaaS as part of a cloud stack of services.
Some preconfigured cloud stack assembly work well for deployment - the Fedora Core series of LAMP stack distributions is one good example.