Cloud Hosting has entirely transformed the gaming industry in a new way thus, delivering a high-quality gaming experience to the gamers from anywhere and at any time. The gaming industry is one of the rapidly growing industry, and it accounts for the revenue of $68 billion. Cloud Hosting has given wings to the gaming industry by offering high-speed computation and exclusive content through a variety of devices like smartphones, PCs etc
The gaming software is executed on powerful servers in the data centres, then the rendered game scenes are streamed over the internet to the gamers and to interact with the games; lightweight software executed on heterogeneous devices is used.
Here’s how the gaming industry leverages the cloud:
1. Resource Allocation
The amount of resources allocated in the cloud for gaming purpose continues to grow in both private and public data centres. The smart allocation of these resources becomes highly essential due to the high demand and utilisation patterns of the gaming platforms to improve the efficiency of both private and public cloud. Multiple resources are created and smartly allocated in a way that allows accessing and playing numerous games at a time, unlike the traditional gaming where console only allowed accessing a single game at a time. Thus, it helps the game players to enjoy a wide range of games rather than just depending on separate gaming consoles.