Understanding Cloud Terminology: What Does IaaS, Paas, and SaaS Mean?
- IaaS, Infrastructure-as-a-Service
- PaaS, Platform-as-a-Service
Apache/nginx web server
- SaaS, Software-as-a-Service
- UCaaS, Unified-Communications-as-a-Service
- GaaS, Gaming-as-a-Service
more on SAAS in this IMS blog
more on cloud computing in this IMS blog
Microsoft Azure is a cloud computing platform and infrastructure, created by Microsoft, for building, deploying and managing applications and services through a global network of Microsoft-managed and Microsoft partner hosted datacenters. It provides both PaaS and IaaS services and supports many different programming languages, tools and frameworks, including both Microsoft-specific and third-party software and systems. Azure was announced in October 2008 and released on 1 February 2010 as Windows Azure, before being renamed to Microsoft Azure on 25 March 2014.
Predictive Analytics and Azure Machine Learning
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