cloud vs vps

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newltoso
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cloud vs vps

Post by newltoso » 2016/11/14 10:16:23

Hi, I am very confused about cloud and VPs, I have searched internet for this and found that cloud can be a VPs but VPs can or cannot be cloud. From what I understood from internet is that cloud means combining the resources of lot of hardware or virtual machines into one. Like 5x 3ghz , 5x24gb ram, 5x150gb HDD will make a single big server with 15ghz, 120gb ram, and 750 GB HDD. And we can even sub divide that into vps's . Now if the above definition is true I want to know which software can be used to combine hardware resources into a single hardware and if this definition is not true then what is the right definition. Please do mention if you yourself has combined the resources of multiple machines into one.
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Re: cloud vs vps

Post by TrevorH » 2016/11/14 10:38:03

I've moved your post to the Social forum as it doesn't appear to be CentOS specific.
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