Cloud storage is where your information & data is stored on remote computers accessible via the internet using your chosen device such as a phone or desktop computer.
Many benefits come from hosting your data externally using a cloud store service.
- Your data is backed up on the cloud
- You can access your data from any location that provides internet access
- You can use multiple devices such as tablets, laptops and mobile phones to access your data
- Your data is stored on maintained servers
- High level of security to protect your information
- Collaboration – this means you can share, edit and view information with multiple parties
- Readily available – your data can be accessed at any time
Examples of Cloud Storage