Cloud Services

IAAS

IAAS

What is IAAS (Infrastructure As A Service)?

IaaS is the most basic level of cloud-based solutions, which refers to renting an IT infrastructure as a fully outsourced service. In this category, the cloud provider lets you rent servers, VMs, storage, network and operating systems on a pay-as-you-go basis.

Examples:

Amazon EC2 and S3, Google Compute Engine, Windows Azure.

SAAS

What is SAAS (Software As A Service) ?

SaaS providers offer fully functional web-based application softwares tailored to a variety of business needs such as project tracking, web conferencing, marketing automation or business analytics.

Examples:

Google Apps, Microsoft Office 365, Gmail, Yahoo and Facebook.

SAAS

PAAS

PAAS

What is PAAS (Platform As A Service)?

IaaS is the most basic level of cloud-based solutions, which refers to renting an IT infrastructure as a fully outsourced service. In this category, the cloud provider lets you rent servers, VMs, storage, network and operating systems on a pay-as-you-go basis.

Examples:

Amazon EC2 and S3, Google Compute Engine, Windows Azure.