Everyone’s in the cloud, aren’t they?
[Check out our initial article on Cloud Computing.]
Remind me. What is cloud computing?
Google provides a very nice definition: the practice of using a network of remote servers hosted on the Internet to store, manage, and process data, rather than a local server or a personal computer.
Briefly, it is the difference between data “out there,” rather than data “in here.” Which is what PCMag.com means when it says, “Cloud computing means storing and accessing data and programs over the Internet instead of your computer’s hard drive.” Read more →