Meaning of “cloud computing” in the English Dictionary

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"cloud computing" in British English

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cloud computingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌklaʊd kəmˈpjuː.tɪŋ/ us /ˌklaʊd kəmˈpjuː.t̬ɪŋ/

(Definition of “cloud computing” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cloud computing" in Business English

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cloud computingnoun [ U ]

uk us IT, INTERNET

the use of technology, services, software, etc. on the internet rather than software and hardware that you buy and install on your computer:

Google took cloud computing a step further last October by offering free word-processing and spreadsheet software over a browser.

(Definition of “cloud computing” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)