cloud computing

noun
Updated on: 12 May 2018

Definition of cloud computing

: the practice of storing regularly used computer data on multiple servers that can be accessed through the Internet

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1996

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cloud computing

noun

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: the practice of storing regularly used computer data on servers that can be accessed through the Internet

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