What are cloud services?
Cloud services are computer services produced using cloud computing. The processing and/or storage of data is performed on a pool of computers with external suppliers accessed on the internet, typically with a web front end.
Clod services are typically simple and cheap to use for the individual user. Being accessed through simple web intrerfaces and/or mobile apps, they are available from various types of computers and devices, e.g. pads and smart phones.
Examples of cloud services
Cloud services for storing and exchanging data:
- Google Disk / Google Drive
Cloud services for processing data:
- Google Documents
- Microsoft Office 365