The cloud, or cloud computing, can mean many different things to different people. The cloud is a connected universe that enables a quick method of scaling up capacities and business results with little expense relative to people, hardware, and software licenses.
This brief from Roadnet Technologies looks at the advantages of cloud computing, including saving on personnel, hardware, and software expense. Also discussed is the security that can be achieved with cloud computing. The brief specifically looks at advantages to routing and dispatching applications in the cloud.