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Benefits of Cloud Computing

What is "cloud computing," and what are the benefits cloud computing offers to the source and subscriber?

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Cloud computing allows companies to back-up their data and avail of support services from cloud companies. Griffith (2013) said that "cloud computing means storing and accessing data and programs over the Internet instead of your computer's hard drive".

This enables business to have their vital data hosted on web servers found on the internet. It brings flexibility because company executives can work and access official company data from the cloud anywhere they are in the globe.

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This is a discussion on the benefits of cloud computing to subscribers.