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So what on earth is cloud computing?

"What's the cloud?" "Where is the cloud?" "Are we in the cloud now?!" These are all questions you've probably heard or even asked yourself. The term "cloud computing" is everywhere. In fact you have probably “got your head in the clouds” if you haven’t heard of it! In the simplest terms, cloud computing means storing and accessing data and programs over the Internet instead of your computer's hard drive. The cloud is just another name for the Internet. It goes back to the days of graphic power point presentations that would represent the gigantic server-farm infrastructure of the Internet as nothing but...