Lesson 1 – Virtual machines in the cloud environment

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Lesson 1 – Virtual machines in the cloud environment

This lesson focuses on how virtual machines (VMs) fit into the cloud environment. There are different kinds of clouds:

Private: the cloud is dedicated to a single organization, it is not shared.

Public: could be accessed by multiple companies

Hybrid: some parts can be accessed, some parts are private

The cloud environment has advantages because it allows for elasticity, resources can be increased and decreased on demand. It also allows for rapid deployment of new solutions.

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