Five Minutes of Cloud

Video: The Computer in Cloud Computing: An Introduction


“Compute” is on of the three core resource pools leveraged by cloud systems. In this episode, Robert Starmer introduces how computers fit into (and drive) the Cloud. Get a clear, concise introduction to how ‘traditional’ hypervisor-based virtualization differs from the ‘new’ container technology that has cloud technologists all abuzz. Learn how hypervisors help make efficient use of physical computer hardware. And as the story comes full circle, we again see the use of non-virtualized computer hardware- ‘bare metal’- in cloud environments.