Cloud

Clustering
Clustering: Introduction to Cloud Server Clusters
  • Know-how

Cloud Servers are well suited to being deployed as a Cloud Server Cluster. Learn what a Cloud Server Cluster is, the problems that a Cloud Server Cluster can solve, and how clustering a set of Cloud Servers can benefit your project.

Clustering: Introduction to Cloud Server Clusters
Docker images
Docker images
  • Know-how

When learning about Docker platforms, you often come across these terms again and again: Docker container, Docker image, and Dockerfile. It isn’t easy to keep track of these things as the differences between the concepts are very subtle. In our series of guides, we explain how the individual components of the Docker ecosystem relate to one another. In this guide, you will find out what exactly a...

Docker images
Dockerfile
Dockerfile: what is behind the format
  • Know-how

Docker has established itself as the standard for container virtualization. But the multitude of Docker-specific concepts can easily confuse anyone. Docker containers, Docker images and Dockerfiles – how are they related and how are they different? We will go into detail about Dockerfiles and present the most important instructions and their specifics.

Dockerfile: what is behind the format
Raspberry Pi projects
30 Raspberry Pi projects that show the possibilities of the mini computer
  • Know-how

Raspberry Pi is an inexpensive micro-computer that can behave like a standard computer in many respects. The innovative mini device can be used for a wide range of tasks - from setting up an operating system to surfing the web, to using it as a server or a media center. Discover 30 interesting Raspberry Pi projects to try out at home.

30 Raspberry Pi projects that show the possibilities of the mini computer
Nextcloud apps
Nextcloud apps: The top ten for desktop and smartphone
  • Tools

From the Nextcloud Talk communication tool to the online notebook Nextcloud Notes to the mobile ingredient and recipe directory Cookbook, Nextcloud offers numerous apps for desktop and smartphones. Here you can find out which ten Nextcloud apps are currently the best, what features they offer, and for whom the individual apps are particularly suitable.

Nextcloud apps: The top ten for desktop and smartphone
Send large files
How to send large files: it’s free with these providers
  • Technical matters

Many free email providers such as Gmail and Outlook set a limit between 20 and 25 MB for sending large file attachments. But you can also make large file transfers using free, third-party providers. These use download links and cloud storage to send large file sizes. We’ll show you how it works in our dedicated article.

How to send large files: it’s free with these providers
Private vs. public cloud
Public cloud vs. private cloud: cloud models explained
  • Know-how

No two clouds are the same. Anyone looking to use cloud services will soon ask themselves the question: public cloud vs. private cloud – which cloud model is better suited to my purposes? The answer to this depends on your individual requirements. Here, we explore the differences between the two cloud types as well as their advantages and disadvantages.

Public cloud vs. private cloud: cloud models explained
HPC – High Performance Computing
High Performance Computing: how HPC solutions work
  • Know-how

High Performance Computing is also known as supercomputing and refers to powerful computing. HPC solutions use specific technologies to handle computationally intensive tasks and process large amounts of data. For this, parallel computing processes and aggregated systems are used. Find out more about HPC and which processes are available here.

High Performance Computing: how HPC solutions work
Google Stadia cloud gaming service
Stadia – Cloud Gaming from Google
  • Social media

Google Stadia lets you conveniently stream video games to your device. Google competes against Microsoft’s xCloud and other cloud gaming services. We’ll tell you what Google Stadia is all about and what requirements you need to meet in order to use it. We’ll also show you the details of Stadia’s offer and for whom Google’s streaming service is worthwhile.

Stadia – Cloud Gaming from Google
Xbox Cloud Gaming (xCloud)
Xbox Cloud Gaming (xCloud): A portrait of Microsoft’s service
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Xbox Cloud Gaming (formerly xCloud) is Microsoft’s video game streaming service. With a large selection of titles, the Xbox manufacturer wants to convince PC, smartphone, and tablet owners of the quality of its own games. We will show you whether xCloud is worthwhile for you and what advantages and disadvantages it provides.

Xbox Cloud Gaming (xCloud): A portrait of Microsoft’s service