When you hear the term 'Cloud', Amazon Web Services is undoubtedly the first name which comes to every IT professional's mind. This is certainly because we've heard it since the last 12 years. Even though the term 'cloud computing' was introduced by the Google CEO Eric Schmidt in the 2006 Search Engine Strategies Conference, still I believe the main credit for showing the increased attention & power of cloud computing goes to Amazon.
Cloud computing has become one of the most popular technologies used by the SMEs across the world. The reasons are simple- it is affordable, eliminates the hassle of infrastructure maintenance and management, and allows easy scaling of business.
Today, almost every successful person or a leader dedicates some of his time to learn new things online. Let it be MOOC's(Massive Open Online Courses), Blogs, Youtube, Kindle, etc. As you can see the online channels through which we can consume new knowledgeable contents are limitless.