Rebadged, Renamed, Recycled and Ret*rded
Its just clustering, it always was clustering, and always will be clustering.
This is just clustering for the masses, and it has all the same problems, including problem-domain specific code requirements, fair sharing, live migration, and network availability.
This, as hardware becomes almost free so you can do it all in the basement at a fraction of the cost of using an external entity.
I like the term 'Clown'.
Data storage in the Clown.
Virtualization in the Clown.
Clowning in the Clown.