Date Added: May 2012
Cloud computing means using multiple server computers via a digital network as though they were one computer. Often, the services available is considered part of cloud computing. Cloud computing broadens the range of applications offered to mobile end-users with demanding applications in terms of graphical hardware, such as 3D virtual environments, or storage capacity, such as 3D medical imaging applications. As the cloud infrastructure is shared among multiple users, these hardware resources can be provided in a cost-effective way. Mobile cloud computing can give mobile device users a number of advantages. Company users are able to share resources and applications without a high level of capital expenditure on hardware and software resources.