CloudJan 16, 2019 The "Cloud"Per PC Magazine: "What is the cloud? Where is the cloud? Are we in the cloud now? These are all questions you've probably heard or even asked yourself. The term "cloud computing" is everywhere. In the simplest terms, cloud computing means storing and accessing data and programs over the Internet instead of your computer's hard drive. The cloud is just a metaphor for the Internet." Microsoft AzureLongevity Technology is a Microsoft Cloud Partner and specializes in architecting solutions on the Azure platform. From hybrid solutions to complete data/server migrations, Longevity Technology has the experience and the know how to make any project a success. Amazon AWSMuch like Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS is another major service that provides on-demand cloud computing platforms to individuals, companies and governments, on a paid subscription basis. The technology allows subscribers to have at their disposal a virtual cluster of computers, available all the time, through the Internet. Google ComputeGoogle Compute Engine delivers virtual machines running in Google's innovative data centers and worldwide fiber network. Compute Engine's tooling and workflow support enable scaling from single instances to global, load-balanced cloud computing. Builtin Business ContinuityWhen your data and/or servers are hosted in any of the major cloud service providers, your technology is replicated insuring up time regardless of the status of your office or your many locations.