Cloud, SaaS, Hosting and Other Off-Premises Computing Models


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Cloud computing is the latest chapter in the history of off-premises computing. To use cloud resources well and to avoid their misuse, users must understand the essential contrast of the cloud and the models that came before it, such as hosting, software as a service and infrastructure utility.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Off-Premises
    • Hosting
    • Cloud
    • Web Hosting
    • Native Web Applications
    • Infrastructure Utility
    • SaaS
    • Cloud Platform
    • AIaaS
    • APaaS
    • IaaS
  • Recommended Reading
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