What is Cloud Computing?

Wikipedia states:

Cloud computing describes a new supplement, consumption and delivery model for IT services based on the Internet, and it typically involves the provision of dynamically scalable and often virtualized resources as a service over the Internet.

A more user friendly explanation is offered  by Commoncraft: Cloud Computing in Plain English

Here are a few more visual explanations from Youtube:

Cloud Computing Plain and Simple (by rhirschfield)

Cloud Computing Explained (by HighT3chDad)

Cloud Computing in Plain English
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