Cloud Computing Networks and Cloud Networking Services

Email Alerts

Register now to receive SearchCloudProvider.com-related news, tips and more, delivered to your inbox.
By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy
  • Mobile cloud services: Revolutionizing the enterprise

    Cloud services may be the best way to deliver mobile applications to enterprise customers, due to the range of services that providers can offer from their carrier-class data centers and networks. In addition, cloud providers have a unique ability to... 

  • application delivery controller

    An application delivery controller (ADC) is a network device that manages client connections to complex Web and enterprise applications. In general, a controller is a hardware device or a software program that manages or directs the flow of data betw... 

  • application awareness

    Application awareness is the capacity of a system to maintain information about connected applications to optimize their operation and that of any subsystems that they run or control. 

  • SDN controller (software-defined networking controller)

    An SDN controller is an application in software-defined networking (SDN) that manages flow control to enable intelligent networking. SDN controllers are based on protocols, such as OpenFlow, that allow servers to tell switches where to send packets. 

  • CenturyLink

    CenturyLink is a worldwide telephone service provider and the third largest telecommunications provider in the United States, behind AT&T and Verizon. 

  • cloud provider

    A cloud provider is a company that offers some component of cloud computing – typically Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS) or Platform as a Service (PaaS) – to other businesses or individuals. 

  • cloud computing

    A cloud service has three distinct characteristics that differentiate it from traditional hosting. It is sold on demand, typically by the minute or the hour; it is elastic -- a user can have as much or as little of a service as they want at any given... 

About Cloud Computing Networks and Cloud Networking Services

Provisioning cloud computing networks is an essential part of enabling cloud provider services, whether network bandwidth is owned or leased by the provider. Learn how to plan cloud computing networks and manage network capacity to ensure you can provide on-demand public and hybrid cloud services 24x7, and design your network architecture using the most efficient routers and switches to meet your data center needs, with the right amount of bandwidth to enable fast-growing cloud applications and cloud networking service