The cloud. It’s all the rage with technology companies nowadays, and for good reason.
‘Cloud computing’ refers to the provision of information technology services over the Internet.
These services may be provided by a company for its users in a ‘private cloud’ or by third-party suppliers. The services can include software, infrastructure (i.e., servers), hosting and platforms (i.e., operating systems). Cloud computing has numerous applications, from personal webmail to corporate data storage.