hi and welcome to lessen 3.1 off the End User Cyber Fundamentals course.
This lesson will be focused on public cloud storage.
In this lesson, you will learn
what public cloud storage is,
what it is used for.
Examples of public cloud storage
and how to access public cloud storage.
Public cloud storage allows individual users and businesses to store digital data in an off site third party facility, which is accessible via the Internet.
In this cloud model, the infrastructure and virtualized servers are shared by other customers.
The cloud provider is responsible for servers associated infrastructure
the security of your data, and they are also responsible to ensure your data is available when you need it.
What is public cloud storage used for
public cloud storage is generally used for file sharing,
collaboration and business application storage.
You can store videos, files, documents, images,
contacts, financials, databases and archives data.
Cloud storage may be free or subscription based depending on the company and storage capacity.
Some popular public cloud service providers are,
or Microsoft Dropbox and one drive.
How can you access your public cloud storage?
You can usually access your cloud storage from your smartphone
computers and tablets
from your computer, you can navigate to the storage providers website and log in.
Once logged in, you will see and have access to all your files
on your smartphone and tablet. You can download the public cloud storage app from the APP store or Google Store
on your desktop. You can even install local software, which will sink your files from your desktop to your cloud storage and vice versa.
In this lesson, we discussed
what public cloud storage is, what it is used for and how you can access it.
We also reviewed some examples of public cloud storage providers.
Thank you, and I will see you in the next lesson.