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compute engine

A cloud computing infrastructure. See cloud computing and Google Compute Engine.
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The Qubole Data Service (QDS) is compatible with every major cloud offering: Amazon Web Services, Google Compute Engine, Microsoft Azure and Oracle Cloud Platform, making it easy to leverage Spark, Hive, MapReduce and other data engines that are critical to modern, data-driven organizations without putting strain on resources or sacrificing business agility.
Google Compute Engine is the Infrastructure as a Service component of the Google Cloud Platform that enables users to launch virtual machines on demand.
ElasticBox recently added support for CenturyLink Cloud and more feature support for Google Compute Engine and OpenStack.
VDI.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.
Only 5 per cent of IT buyers placed trust in Google's Compute Engine ahead of the competition.
Cloud Services Models Sample Cloud Products Infrastructure as a Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), Service (laaS) Microsoft Windows Azure, Rackspace, Google Compute Engine Platform as a Service (PaaS) Amazon Elastic Beanstalk, Microsoft Windows Azure, Heroku, Salesforce.com, Google App Engine, Apache Stratos Software as a Service (SaaS) Salesforce.com, Microsoft Office 365, Workiva Wdesk, Xledger Communication as a Skype Service (CaaS)
By keeping the compute engine colocated with high-performancestorage arrays in the data center, customers can experience dramatically reduced project load times.
The California tech giant said Tuesday that its cloud platform's key compute engine was now "generally available" after a test period, and that it has lowered prices by 10 percent and dropped storage prices by at least 60 percent.
Keen to offer similar solutions, Google jumped into the market to rent out its own cloud capabilities under the brand of Google Compute Engine, while Microsoft's Windows Azure and VMWare's VCloud also ensure that prices will continue to drop.
--IaaS--Infrastructure as a Service--making an infrastructure (computing, storage, operating system) with a given configuration available to a client, examples: Google Compute Engine (1), Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC22) (2), RackSpace Cloud Servers (3), Rack Space Cloud Files (4),
It released compute engine code as open source under an Apache 2.0 license, which drew attention from Rackspace.
San Francisco: Google has announced Compute Engine, a cloud-computing service that allows businesses to run their applications on servers in the tech giant's data center.