The Evolution of the Data Center Directory and Cloud Computing

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Up until recently, all data created on a computer was saved either on that computer’s hard drive, or on a local network–i.e a dedicated server hosting directory. These days however, more and more data storage is taking place in the cloud. Cloud storage, or a cloud web hosting directory, is an internet-based type of networked enterprise storage in which virtual pools are used to store data hosted by third parties. These third party hosting companies engage big data centers; the data centers are either bought or leased by people or organizations requiring high capacity storage. Cloud hosting is a scalable storage enterprise, meaning that users only pay for the amount of storage th