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cloud bursting

See cloudbursting.


Quickly moving virtual machines from a private cloud to a public cloud to accommodate increased traffic. For example, the holiday season as well as special incentives on retail websites may dramatically increase traffic overnight. See hybrid cloud, virtual machine and cloud computing.

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