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Data Store

In the context of cloud infrastructure, a data store is a repository or container for storing data in the cloud – such as a database or object storage. A cloud data store typically has a specific purpose or function, such as storing customer information, transaction records, or operational data. It may be limited to internal access by individuals or user groups within an organization, or it may be made available to external users. A data store might be used for analytical, operational, or backup purposes.