Online storage is the new way to save your data with benefits of easy access anytime, anywhere, and available for multiple computer. You can save your data online in your own server, but if you don’t have your own server you can have online backup.
The cloud is virtual storage pools hosted by third party where you can lease storage capacity as your need. Once you lease the storage capacity you can start to save your data on the cloud network. To keep your privacy, your data will encrypt so only authorized person can access your data. Using cloud, you don’t have to prepare physical storage. It saves space on your home and your office as well as saving time since you can use the storage immediately after the purchase without transportation and physical installation. It is cost effective and efficient. You only pay for the storage you use.
Cloud storage is also a good way to prevent data loss. Since you store your data on virtual storage your data will keep safe although your computer broken. Most cloud provider provides automatic backup to make sure you will never lose your data. If your computer broken, you will easier to retrieve your data from the cloud with another computer.