6: The Thing That Stores the Stuff on My iPhone: Understanding the 'Cloud' (2 of 2)

This is Part 2 and the wrap-up of the question - What is the cloud? We recap what was talked about in last weeks episode as well as try to give a very high-level overview of what cloud services can do for us in our everyday technology exchanges. 

In this episode we discuss:

- The 3 types of cloud platforms (IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS)

- How pieces of cloud services can fit into each of those platforms

- Scalability and Productivity

- Arguments against cloud computing

- How to secure and have backups of your data in the cloud

- and tips on how to create and use secure passwords

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Ross Wickman

Husband, Father, and owner @TactfulCloud. I help people better understand technology on the http://TechnicallyLivingPodcast.com . Not to mention a http://BusHitMyHouse.com