It332 Kaplan Unit 10

1520 words 7 pages
Running head: Computer Systems Architectures

Computer Systems Architectures
Kaplan University

Computer architecture is a set of rules that say how software and hardware interact to create a network or platform. In other words computer architecture is the design of the network base on the needs of the user, the system if it is there or needs to be built, and the technology that needs to go into the project. System design is all how all the hardware is set up while the instruction set architecture is the program language.

Table of Contents
What OS file system should we use?
What types of processors?
Cluster Architecture?
Data Backup
Web-based diagram

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With having offices all over the country a web-based computing system would make it so an employee in Washington could access their “computer” with their files at a machine in Florida. Web-based computing can be very cost beneficial. The need for onsite severs and large user computers are not needed. A business would need monitors, key boards with a mouse, and a computer with just enough power to run the middle ware. (Strickland, 2014) With web-based computing Happy Go Lucky does not need to have an extensive IT department because that would all be handled by the web-based agency. Even the security is handed by the web-based computing service because they put their rotation on the line to protect their clients. Web-based computing can be seen in many popular email sites (G-Mail, Yahoo, Hotmail). “ If you have an e-mail account with a Web-based e-mail service like Hotmail, Yahoo! Mail or Gmail, then you've had some experience with cloud computing. Instead of running an e-mail program on your computer, you log in to a web e-mail account remotely.” (Strickland, 2014)

What types of processors? With web-based computing we are not responsible for large computers but rather just basic systems of need monitors, key boards with a mouse, and a computer with just enough power to run the middle ware. The computers that I feel would fit Happy Go Lucky the best