FAQs Of Internet Technology

When it comes to the internet, information, tools and applications are being updated every day. This might make it rather difficult for the layman to keep up with everything that’s been going on, especially if you’ve been out of touch with IT for a while. That’s why you are also provided with an extremely helpful feature that will answer your queries and provide solutions to what you’re looking for. “What is IAAS?” “What are the examples of IAAS?” “What is the cloud?” “What is SAAS?” “What is PAAS?” – The answers to these Frequently Asked Questions will be spoken about in this article, stay with us to find out something really interesting, and something you didn’t know.

What is IAAS?

IAAS is referred to as Infrastructure as a Service, these are cloud infrastructure services that help you in accessing, monitoring and control remote datacenter infrastructures (such as: storage, networking and compute) on your own. IAAS is mainly used in caching, networking, security, and system management. It is available to purchase IAAS services based on consumption just like any other utility bill which is consumption based. Examples of IAAS providers: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Compute Engine (GCE), Microsoft Azure.

What is the cloud?

A cloud is a vast concept as it covers almost every possible sort of online service, however there are three different types of cloud concepts, IAAS cloud computing is the main type of cloud computing that enables virtualized computing resources over the world wide web alongside SAAS and PAAS What is SAAS?SAAS is known as Software as a Service, which is the largest and still growing cloud market. SAAS applications can be used directly via a web browser without downloading or installing it, however there might be a plug-in requirement to run the app. SAAS works by using the web to deliver apps (applications) that can be used by the consumer. These apps are usually managed by a third party.

SAAS is most commonly used in applications such as: Email, CRM, Collaborative, and ERP.  Example of SAAS: Google Apps, Concur, Cisco WebEx

What is PAAS?

PAAS is known as Platform as a Service are utilized for application while providing a different component: the cloud to the application. PAAS allows developers to build a framework that can be develop, or tailor apps. PAAS marks the procedure of making the apps such as: developing, deployment and testing of apps quick, easy and cost-effective. The third party on their own can control the app and its functions such as storage, networking, virtualization, and the software itself. An example of PAAS: Append