What Is a Cloud Application?

November 13, 2023

A cloud application is a software whose code is hosted in a private cloud, hybrid cloud, or multi-cloud environment. Cloud applications are easier to manage and less expensive to maintain than those hosted locally. However, they can suffer less predictable downtime and are more exposed to security threats.

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