From business to gaming to mobile phones, it appears that the cloud is everywhere at the moment. Not only are their more cloud hosting companies than ever before but with the new iCloud from Apple and Google Drive it seems the masses are now using cloud based technology on a daily basis. But where did it all begin? the following infographic by Virtual Internet looks at the rise of cloud hosting from the first concept in the 1960s right up to the $150 billion dollar cloud market projections for 2020.

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The Rise of Cloud Hosting

Irma Wallace

Co-founder and Vice President of SearchRank, responsible for many of the day to day operations of the company. She is also founder of The Arizona Builders' Zone, a construction / home improvement portal.

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