Pillar of Heaven : Linux and the Cloud Computing ‘Re-evolution’

Cloud computing is taking over the Information Technology industry. It is a revolutionary computing paradigm which is projected to become the dominant way of using computers in the near future. Cloud Computing basically means using computer resources like storage, bandwidth, applications etc. over the internet and has ushered in new fields like cloud gaming, cloud storage, streaming apps etc.

However, this brand new computing paradigm has been stated to not be so brand new but rather a re-adaptation of shared computing in mainframe computers. Also Cloud Computing has been found to be quite dependent on Linux OS and in many ways facilitated by the OS.

Check out this detailed article explaining the Cloud Computing revolution and what role Linux OS played in it. What are your thoughts on the matter?