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Clouds and grids

Cloud and grid computing both sound very similar. So what’s in a name?

Cloud computing and grid computing both provide access to remote computing resources. But although they’re very similar, there are actually subtle differences between the two technologies.

Clouds were once thought of as the successor to grids, but today experts agree that, by using them together, users can actually gain extra benefits.

Want to know how grids and clouds compare, and how they can work together? You’ve come to the right place!