Sure, WhatIs.com has a definition for cloud computing. And our director has posted one of the best explanations of cloud computing you’re likely to find anywhere. That being said, it’s always useful to hear more takes on any given topic. Joyent Software sent a representative to the Web 2.0 Expo and asked an eminent collection of bloggers, journalists and other technology pundits to explain cloud computing on camera by asking each of them the same question:“What is Cloud Computing?”
Since that’s right up our alley, I wanted to share the video. Here’s the result:
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Appearing are Tim O’Reilly, Dan Farber, Matt Mullenweg, Jay Cross, Brian Solis, Kevin Marks, Steve Gillmor, Jeremy Tanner, Maggie Fox, Tom McGovern, Sam Lawrence, Stowe Boyd, David Tebbutt, Dave McClure, Chris Carfi, Vamshi Krishna and Rod Boothby.