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Cloud computing is a popular technology term.

But, you may still misunderstand the meaning.

When you hear the word cloud computing aka “The Cloud”, you think of iCloud, Google Drive, and Dropbox. — You’re not wrong, but you’re not right either.

You can’t say, “as the name implies” because your data isn’t on the real clouds — Even for 5seconds, we’ve all thought that.

But the cloud symbol used in internet flow charts and diagrams inspired the naming.

Vera Agiang

Aspiring Gineous | Bohemian

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