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Cloud Computing is the computing using resources – infrastructure or Software hosted on the internet either by a public cloud provider or hosted privately by local IT group of an organization.
Business today is changing fast & Cloud computing enables organizations to rapidly ramp up to match business needs by quickly provisioning the resources, cutting the time & costs for physical hardware /software order & deployment.
The Basics of Cloud Computing
There are different type of cloud types based on provider and services offered .
Cloud Computing Based on Services offered
- Software as a Service (SaaS).
This cloud computing model have software applications hosted in the cloud by a provider , clients access and use application based on a subscription model over the internet using a client or browser. Software provider manage application , performance , capacity and security.
- Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
This cloud computing model offers physical servers, virtual machines, file storage and availability assets to run your custom applications.
- Platform as a Service (PaaS)
This cloud computing model offers application platform with all the required software for your custom application so that you don’t have to install any extra software or utility.
- Metal as a Service ( MaaS )
This cloud computing model lets you treat physical servers like virtual machines in the cloud. MAAS turns your bare metal physical servers into an elastic cloud-like resource which can be managed like a cloud.