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public cloud

A cloud computing service on the Internet that is available to the general public. Contrast with private cloud. See cloud computing.
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The new OpenStack environment also allowed the company to venture into a new business area as an external cloud service provider.
The October 2016 revision now allows defense contractors to use external cloud service providers, where covered information is involved, only if those vendors meet the security requirements of FedRAMP Moderate "or equivalent.
Oracle ZFS Cloud software, included in the latest Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance release, enables organizations to easily and seamlessly move data and/or applications to the cloud to optimize value and savings, while eliminating the need for external cloud gateways and avoiding the costs of software licenses and cloud access licenses.
Integration capability: The critical success factor of hybrid cloud sourcing models is the integration of external cloud services into the existing IT infrastructure of the company.
GigaCloud also offers a rich set of security, policy, compliance reporting and external collaboration features designed to meet enterprise document security requirements for both internal enterprise document security and with external cloud based file sync and sharing services such as Dropbox, OneDrive and Google Drive.
explain how to operate SAP (Systems Applications and Products) in the cloud, as well as the steps for building a cloud service or using an external cloud service provider, and the reasons for using cloud computing.
Even in the unfortunate event that you run out of computing resources on the cloud--a phenomenon known as 'cloud bursting'--manufacturers are able to spill the excess workload to an external cloud on an on-demand basis, making cloud computing a much safer and more secure alternative to in-house storage.
Launched in 2011, RingStor Enterprise, designed by a former CommVault engineer, eliminates dependency on third party hardware, multiple incumbent solutions, and can even eliminate the need to use external cloud solutions.
When considering what applications/ data you want to move to an external cloud, remember the most important aspect is to ensure that access to these services is consistent for your users;
What should internal IT organizations do about this growing trend to bypass them in favor of external cloud providers?
It also has the capability to extend enterprise-class data centers and private clouds to any external cloud vendors with its OpenFlow-based software controller, offering customers the flexibility to instantly provision cloud compatible networks throughout the region.
Along with the benefits mentioned above, there are several risks for organizations that use external cloud services, putting their information outside their immediate control.

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