What is the difference between cloud computing and distributed computing?

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I wanted to know about the difference between cloud computing and distributed computing. I heard about these technologies. so wanted to know what it is.

If Someone knows then do let me know.

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Jul 11, 2018 in Cloud Computing by Annie
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Distributed computing is defined as "A distributed system is a collection of independent computers that appears to its users as a single coherent system 

- Tanenbaum (book - “Distributed Systems-Principles and Paradigm”)

"Cloud Computing sets the stage for a new approach to IT that enables individuals and businesses to choose how they'll acquire or deliver IT services, with reduced emphasis on the constraints of traditional software and hardware licensing models” 

David Cearley, VP of Gartner

answered Jul 24, 2018 by Mrunal
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