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English for
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The definition

of cloud computing include "renting" storage space on another
organization's servers or hosting a suite of services. Other
definitions

of cloud computing
reference particular so
cial media applications, cloud
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based e
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mail, and other types of
Web applications.

Organizations
using cloud computing services to achieve benefits such as cost savings,
accessibility, scalability, collaboration, and
flexibility. Most organizations

recogni
ze the
challenge of managing data in the cloud. They have begun to address concerns around
cloud computing environments such as privacy, security, and data ownership. However,
the agencies stated that managing records in a cloud computing environment is a
concern that they are only beginning to address.



Exercises

1.

What is the meaning of cloud computing?

2.

Have you been use cloud computing tools? What applications do you usually use?

3.

Are there any benefits of cloud computing? Please tell us what they are.


Vo
cabulary practice

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Describe the words mentioned below in English

1.

Infrastructure: ………………………………………………………………………….

2.

Designated:

…………………………………………………………………………..

3.

Guidelines:

…………………………………………………………………………..

4.

Storage:

…………………………………………………………………………..

5.

Address:

………………………
…………………………………………………..

Cloud computing is a technology that allows
users to access and use shared data and
computing services via the Internet. It gives
users access to resources without having to
build infrastructure to support these resources
within their

own environments or networks.