July 19, 2010 – Only 37 percent of small businesses have heard about cloud computing. Among those who have heard about cloud computing, 13 percent said that they did not know what it meant, according to a recent survey from research firm Techaisle.

Even among the 29 percent of small business that use software as a service, not all of them have heard of cloud computing. Forty four percent of the respondents think that cloud computing means subscribing to services such as servers or storage hosted by a third party, and 29 percent think that it means access to applications over the Web.

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