Cloud computing is described as the delivery of hosted services over the internet. Companies using powerful computing can use computer resources, like storage and application, virtual machines (VMs), utilities like electricity instead of building and maintaining in-house computing infrastructures.
For a number of years now, many people in the tech world have used different words and phrases to define ‘cloud computing’. The absence of one general way of defining cloud computing has brought considerable confusion.
That is why it can often be difficult to get someone, who has a different understanding