A 3-Minute Guide to Cloud Computing

Tech 2020

What the heck is cloud computing? "Unless you've been living under a rock, you're in the cloud," explains this quick tour of the applications and services that are changing how we work and play online.

The State of Cloud Computing was created by JESS3, a creative agency that specializes in data visualization and inventive ways of explaining high tech concepts. It was sponsored by Salesforce.com, a company that makes cloud applications, but also highlights other key players, including Amazon, YouTube, Dropbox, and Skype. 

For more videos by JESS3, visit http://jess3.com/.

Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.

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