Check out this video from 1997 where Steve jobs said an important words about cloud computing which confirms the man’s vision many years ago in a very important issue now. He lays it out in a 5-minute segment -- excerpted below -- using his computer set-up to describe what he hoped Apple might someday be able to make as "plug and play for mere mortals" as it made the user experience a decade earlier.
I can't communicate to you how awesome this is until you use it. And what you would decide within a day or two is that carrying around these non-connected computers or computers with tons of state in them -- tons of data and state in them -- is Byzantine by comparison.
Here is the video :