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A Model for Comparing Free Cloud Platforms

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  • Radu LIXANDROIU

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  • Catalin MAICAN

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VMware, VirtualBox, Virtual PC and other popular desktop virtualization applications are used only by a few users of IT techniques. This article attempts to make a comparison model for choosing the best cloud platform. Many virtualization applications such as VMware (VMware Player), Oracle VirtualBox and Microsoft Virtual PC are free for home users. The main goal of the virtualization software is that it allows users to run multiple operating systems simultane-ously on one virtual environment, using one computer desktop.

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  • Radu LIXANDROIU & Catalin MAICAN, 2014. "A Model for Comparing Free Cloud Platforms," Informatica Economica, Academy of Economic Studies - Bucharest, Romania, vol. 18(4), pages 40-49.
  • Handle: RePEc:aes:infoec:v:18:y:2014:i:4:p:40-49
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