Cloud computing is basically the delivery of computing services. These services include storage, servers, networking, software, databases, analytics and intelligence on the internet. Using cloud computing, one can eliminate the expense of buying the software and the hardware setting up on-site data center. These cloud computing services are run on a worldwide network of datacenter, which are being regularly updated to the latest generation of software and hardware for efficient services. This has several advantages for the users, which include reduced network latency. The cloud also offers optimum security solutions, as it comes with a broad set of technologies, policies and controls, which can reinforce your security stance overall.