Chapter 16: Cloud Computing, Chapter 16: Terminology/Matching

Flashcard maker : William Jordan
What does the acronym CSP mean?
Cloud Service Provier
Why didn’t iDrives catch on?
Internet was too slow
Name a Cloud Drive advantage?
Does not need to be backed up
What is the name of the OpenOffice word processor?
Writer
What is the name of the OpenOffice database?
Base
What does the acronym PaaS mean?
Platform as a Service
What is the name of the OpenOffice graphics editor?
Draw
What is the name of the Open Office presentation software?
Impress
Name an organization that provides IaaS
Microsoft Azure
Name something that should not reside on a Cloud Drive
Illegal music
Does Amazon’s TOS mean someone beside you can see the contents of your Cloud Drive?
Yes
Name an organization that provides PaaS
Amazon Elastic Beanstalk
Name an organization that provides SaaS
Apache OpenOffice
What does the acronym TOS mean?
Terms of Service
How much does OpenOffice cost?
Free
What does the acronym IaaS mean?
Infrastructure as a Service
What is another name for SaaS
On-Demand
What is a perceived disadvantage of the Cloud?
Security
What is the name of the OpenOffice spreadsheet?
Calc
What does the acronym StaaS mean?
Storage as a Service
Name an organization that provides StaaS
DropBox
What does the acronym Saas mean?
Software as a Service
What does the ‘i’ stand for in iDrive?
Internet
What was the precursor of the iCloud?
Internet Drives
If the Internet is down, is the Cloud available?
No
DropBox is an example of what?
CSP
Where is the term “iDrive” derived?
Internet Drive
What morphed into the Cloud?
iDrives
Internal hard drives have disadvantages; one in particular is that they have to be what on a regular basis?
Backed up
What is it called when a Cloud provider supplies a computer platform (like Windows) through the Internet?
PaaS
Apache distributes what product that is an open-source business software suite that has a word processor like Microsoft Word, a spreadsheet like Excel, presentation software like PowerPoint, and a database like Access?
OpenOffice
What is sometimes called ” On-Demand” software?
SaaS
Storing, or renting space from a CSP is called what?
StaaS
CSP’s like Amazon require their Cloud customers to agree with their what?
TOS
The what is simply using computer resources like a hard drive or software that exists on another computer connected by a network, typically the Internet?
Cloud
Software
SaaS
Provider
CSP
Platform
PaaS
Infrastructure as a service
IaaS
Storage
StaaS

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