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Cloud control, or the network as medium

Franklin, S (2012) Cloud control, or the network as medium Cultural Politics, 8 (3). pp. 443-464.

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Cloud computing is an increasingly commonplace term today, used to describe the relocation of hardware resources, programs, and data from individual, local machines to a network accessible froma variety of platforms and devices. In unpicking the complex cultural logic that cloud computing emblematizes, this essay analyzes the connections between the interrelated histories of cybernetics, computing, and distributed networks and the emerging economic models that ubiquitous networked computing facilitates. © 2012 Duke University Press.

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Surrey research (other units)
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Date : November 2012
DOI : 10.1215/17432197-1722154
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Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 16 May 2017 15:18
Last Modified : 24 Jan 2020 14:21

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