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Cloud Computing for Dummies: Hurwitz, Bloor, Kaufman & Halper

For those who would like a clear explanation of what cloud computing is and how it might impact their business, I’d like to point people to Cloud Computing for Dummies, which they can purchase online (physical format as well as kindle).  Some nice details are also on dummies.com

It’s not for technology experts or developers looking for specifics on EC2, but if you’re new to Cloud and would like an easy to read overview to get you up to speed quickly, this is a great book.

I’d also like to thank Robin Bloor for his acknowledgement.  That was very thoughtful.

If you haven’t been to his Virtual Circle blog, you’re missing out.  He’s an outstanding thinker and writer.

Ms. Hurwitz is, of course, a prolific writer and founder of Hurwitz & Associates

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