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Cloud Computing: 10 Most Popular Cloud-Based Apps

If you use a computer or a mobile device, you have most probably used some cloud-based applications already. Now, the popularity of cloud computing is increasing more than ever. There are countless applications of cloud computing and selecting the most popular ones is not an easy task. Here the 10 most popular cloud applications according to Okta, a cloud security company.


  1. Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft Office 365 is the online version of the most popular office suite, and it is becoming increasingly popular. It features Word, Excel, PowerPoint, email, and some other supporting office apps.

  1. Salesforce

Salesforce is a CRM used by many companies to help their sales and marketing teams track customers and leads, and create marketing and support campaigns.

  1. Box

Box is a secure cloud-based storage solution, file sharing, and collaboration platform.

  1. Google Apps

Google Apps is one of the pioneers in providing cloud-based office applications to the masses. Now, it has integrated collaboration tools to its office applications to take the full advantage of cloud computing.

  1. SAP’s Concur

SAP’s Concur is a travel and expense report application. It is also becoming an increasingly popular cloud-based application.

  1. Amazon Web Services

It is the big gun of cloud computing services. It hosts cloud-based applications, and you can find everything from your company built apps to any enterprise app that you can think of.

  1. Zendesk

Zendesk is a cloud-based customer and technical support service.

  1. Dropbox

Dropbox is a popular cloud storage and file-sharing service. Individuals and organization use it to store, share, and sync their files.

  1. GoDaddy Cloud Apps

GoDaddy is usually known for its web hosting services. However, GoDaddy also offers business apps including marketing tools, email services, and cloud computing hosting for developers.

  1. Workday

Workday is a suite of cloud-based human resource and financial apps.