Cloud Host

A cloud host is a server that provides hosting services, frequently Web hosting, to customers via multiple connected servers that comprise a cloud. Whereas standalone servers and virtual servers typically present customers with limited scalability options and the potential for service disruption, a cloud host can provide customers with seamless scalability, increased accessibility, superior reliability and potential cost savings.

See also Webopedia’s Cloud Computing Dictionary Resource and Cloud Computing Security Challenges.

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Vangie Beal
Vangie Beal
Vangie Beal is a freelance business and technology writer covering Internet technologies and online business since the late '90s.

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