Cloud computing on Linux

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About Cloud computing on Linux

Cloud computing is a general term for anything that involves delivering hosted services over the Internet. Linux and open source play a large role in cloud computing, as the cost of Linux and open source go hand-in-hand with the cost-saving motivation to use cloud services. Learn about Linux cloud computing, what cloud-enablement tools exist within the Linux distributions and how cloud providers are using Linux to offer Platform as a Service (PaaS), Infrastructure as a Service (PaaS), and Software as a Service (SaaS) to the enterprise. Get tips and news on Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud (UEC), Eucalyptus Cloud, and other Linux and open source cloud computing options. This section includes case studies of companies using Linux in the cloud and step-by-step tips for spinning up your own application into the cloud from a Linux server.