New Delhi, India (PressExposure) September 04, 2009 -- Cloud Computing is a style of computing in which dynamically scalable and often virtualized resources are provided as a service over the Internet. As Cloud Computing provides an alternative to investing in oneâs own infrastructure and software, many SMEs in India want to draw upon Cloud Computing flexibility to grow their businesses with limited investment in time and resources.
To address the issue of how SMEs can leverage the Cloud Computing model, NetEdge Computing Solutions Pvt. Ltd., a global provider of IT products and services [http://netedgecomputing.com/products/index.html/] recently held a seminar on âLeveraging Cloud Computing to Save Costsâ, to bring to the forefront the benefits Cloud Computing offers over traditional IT systems.
âCloud Computing can give the much needed IT boost to SMEâs in India to be more competitive as world class infrastructure and applications are made available at fractional costââ said Dr. Manoj Saxena, CEO of NetEdge Computing Solutions Pvt. Ltd, who also Chaired the seminar.
The seminar addressed the state of the Cloud Computing market, the business value of the Cloud, development strategies and integration techniques, security and privacy issues and the future of Cloud Computing in the current global scenario.
The seminar discussed how successful enterprise class applications can be deployed on the Cloud with appropriate focus on the Cloud Computing framework, the feasibility of migrating to the Cloud, scaling an application on the Cloud and the security of data on the Cloud.
The seminar received overwhelming participation from not just the IT quarter but also from Business Owners, CEOâs / CIO and Business Heads. The seminar provided the perfect platform to discuss and deliberate on the new wave of Cloud Computing and its potential to change businesses.
âThe seminar provided a good platform for discussion and developing an ecosystem. It was beneficial in presenting the cloud overview in perspective of the Indian market and the methods to save cost by migrating to the cloudââ, said Ritanshu Saxena, Product Manager, HCL Infosystems Ltd., who attended the seminar.
The Seminar concluded with expert comments from Dr. Saxena on the methodologies to be followed while selecting a Cloud Service Provider and the discretions to be adopted while doing so.
Profile of the Speaker
Dr. Manoj Saxena, the CEO of NetEdge Computing Solutions Pvt. Ltd. is an Enterprise Architect and Networking Consultant. With a PhD from IIT Delhi and training from Cornell University on Distributed Systems, he has been actively involved in the area of Networking and IT since 1984. He has successfully managed many large information technology and e-commerce projects providing turnkey solutions to meet the requirements of various industries. He is also a registered Computer Consultant with Asian Development Bank and has published many papers in International Journals published by IEEE and ACM.