Cloud Computing: What Is It?

Question by Greg Fernandez: Cloud Computing: what is it?
Hi I’m new to the whole Cloud thing but I think I have the basic idea of it.
You Pay a Provider a fee and then they provide you with applications that they have on their servers. So your computer will have hardly anthing on the Hard Drive at all.
Is that right?

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Answer by duncan_wylie
Basically yes that’s probably the easiest way of putting it.

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  1. MSgt.Gunny says:

    it stores all of the data and in your case also handles the running of the actually program so you could say run a super resource hungry program like photoshop on a really weak netbook as long as you have a good internet connection.