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This page will help you understand what cloud computing is and how it functions, using AppNexusXandr's own cloud as a real-world example of cloud computing as applied to the world of online advertising. 

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  • Cost reduction. It's much easier and more cost effective for companies to outsource their infrastructure than have to absorb costs for expensive hardware, cooling systems, Internet hookups, network engineers to set up everything, and space for all of the equipment.
  • Accessibility. It allows for easy access to applications and files from anywhere as long as you have an Internet connection.

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Xandr's Cloud

To help better understand how cloud computing works in real-world situations, here's a diagram showing the AppNexus Xandr's cloud architecture composed of multiple servers hosting our applications and those of our clients.

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