GTPCC MEETING MINUTES
November 15, 2009
Meeting Location: Community Room of Howell Furniture
6095 Folsom Drive
Meeting Presentation Start: 2:30 PM
Meeting Presentation End: 3:45 PM
New member: 0
Featured Speaker: Mr. Dale Farris
Instructor of Business and Computer Information
Featured Topic: Cloud Computing and Growing Dependence on the Internet
Mr. Farris reviewed a 27-page printout regarding various aspects of Cloud Computing.
Cloud Computing Defined (Seth Colaner, "The Cloud"):
"In Spartan terms, what cloud computing does is place almost all computing functions ………. on the Internet".
Anticipated scenario (Seth Colaner, "The Cloud"):
"The idea is that all we would need in the future is a device that can access the Internet".
1. Cannot save document to your computer.
2. Cannot print document on your printer.
3. Access is potentially unreliable; although, no data loss.
Suggested URL for introduction to Cloud Computing:
Note: Please key this URL directly into your browser.
Otherwise, you may be routed to an incorrect location.
Gene Koch won the
Wireless Earphone Head Set donated by GTPCC
Angela Walker won the
15.4" Computer Shuttle Case donated by Computer Dimensions