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Pointers

'Click’s Favourite Cloud Links'

Click’s BBC News
See in particular G.ho.st, a global virtual computer hosting site

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/programmes/click_online/7464153.stm

'Microsoft to battle in the clouds'

BBC News
See in particular the short video clip on Microsoft Azure

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/7693993.stm

ACM SoCC 2010

ACM Symposium on Cloud Computing 2010
http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/um/redmond/events/socc2010

Amazon EC2
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)

http://aws.amazon.com/ec2/

Cloud Computing Wikipedia entry
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cloud_computing

Jargon

IaaS

infrastructure-as-a-service, as it relates to cloud computing

PaaS

platform-as-a-service, as it relates to cloud computing

SaaS
software-as-a-service, as it relates to cloud computing