You think you know the cloud? Test your knowledge against these technical definitions. Close answers count, because this isn't Oxford or Webster’s, just a mixture of marketing-speak and geek speak. You’re on your honor. No peeking, and be nice.

(We confess that this might be useful as a crib sheet before you interview for a sysadmin job or head to your next client presentation.)

1. [Anything] aaS
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2. AWS
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3. Azure
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4. Bare Metal
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5. BGP
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6. BurstToCloud
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7. Bus
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8. BLOB
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9. Can
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10. Circuit
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11. CDN
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12. Cloud
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13. CloudBurst
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14. CloudOS
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15. Cloud stack
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16. CrashCart
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17. DaaS/STaaS
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18. DaaS
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19. (Something) Farm
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20. Hypervisor
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21. IaaS
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22. Ibuprofen
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23. ISO Image
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24. ISP
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25. Load Balancing
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26. MSP
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27. MPLS
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28. Nagios
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<29. NAP
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30. Netboot
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31. NOC
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32. OpenSSL
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33. OpenStack
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34. PaaS
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35. Peering
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36. PVN
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37. PxE
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38. Rack
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39. Refresh
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40. Rogaine
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41. SDC
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42. SDN
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43. SDR
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44. Slab
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45. Spindles
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46. Stack
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47. SaaS
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48. SecaaS
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49. SLA
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50. SSD or SSDFarm
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51. SSO
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52. Stack
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53. STOR-a-a-S
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54. Tenant/Multi-Tenant
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55. VLAN
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56. VM
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57. VPN
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58. Workload Roaming/Roaming Workloads
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How many did you get right? 


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