The Cloud: What is it?

Understand the Different Forms of Cloud Computing

 

Like any new technology, the cloud comes with a whole new set of terms, acronyms, and abbreviations. Nevertheless, it’s important to understand the different forms of cloud computing in order to make the right decisions about how to use it. In this eBook, you will examine the ways in which the cloud manifests itself and how you can employ each in enterprise computing.

Learn more about:

  • The three major cloud models ( public cloud models, private cloud models, and hybrid cloud models)
  • Computing at hyperscale
  • The three predominant application models for cloud computing ( IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS)
  • How the various "as-a-service" technologies compare with on-premises computing

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Disclaimer: This information is by Microsoft Corporation, published within “Enterprise Cloud Strategy 2nd Edition” by Microsoft Press, a division of Microsoft Corporation and distributed by CCG. Read the complete eBook: Enterprise Cloud Strategy by Microsoft Press to learn more.