Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Cloud computing, Technology
|“Single tenancy goes hand in hand with those proprietary mainframes that Larry [Ellison] wants his customers to buy because that’s the best thing for Oracle.” — Marc Benioff|
Today’s WhatIs.com Word of the Day is single-tenancy. Larry Ellison (Oracle) and Marc Benioff (Salesforce) have been debating whether or not you can lure customers with promises of a single-tenancy architecture and still call it “cloud.” Ellison thinks you can. Benioff says that clouds, by definition, are multi-tenant.