Definition of cloud computing in English:

cloud computing

Line breaks: cloud com|put¦ing


[mass noun]
  • 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.
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    • The same, I'm sure, will be true of the infrastructure of cloud computing.
    • An on-demand financial services vendor points to a couple of companies who are betting on cloud computing to cope with the current economic troubles.
    • I won't be doing any cloud computing anytime soon.

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