Published on February 14, 2019
slide 1: The Ultimate Guide to Cloud Computing and its models Are you planning to move your business services to cloud technology If yes then it is one of the finest decisions that you can ever make for your business. Cloud computing services have become the prevalent technology that is benefiting the businesses with its appreciable services. Basically cloud computing is the broad term of hosted networks over the internet. For the use of cloud computing the requirement is of the internet and the central remote servers to maintain the data and the applications. It permits the users and the organizations for using the applications without having the requirement of the installation and even the consumers don’t have to share their personal files with the use of the cloud computing technology with accessing of the internet. Cloud computing services are the technology permits for extra proficient computing through the centralization of the storage of the data bandwidth and processing. The main segment of the cloud services is transparency market research that is connected with the competitiveness cost analysis etc. and the main concepts of these services are its applications connectivity and storage. Cloud computing is the technology which helps in managing the time and financial resources of the company with the other services of the business. The main profit of using this technology in the business is that it provides confidentiality to the personal information. The personal data of the business and one of the main goals of cloud computing services are associated with the providing of the highly scalable services to the users. Thus the critical points of using cloud technology shadows as: Security Technology has become extra advanced these days and the professional hackers make use of the technology in a wrong manner and security is one of them. Cloud infrastructure services are the only technology that offers the full assurance to this concern and the businesses or user can feel free with the service of cloud computing. Competitiveness Cloud service helps the businesses in categorizing the market competition and with this categorization by cloud computing business can work accordingly. It can also enhance the value of their business. Cloud computing also helps in managing that competitiveness with the complete information. slide 2: Document control Cloud technology also benefits in managing the documents. Businesses find this task very difficult as they have to manage the thousands of files so this is the only way out which can help them in the controlling of the files through storing more than half of the data ion cloud. Environment-friendly Cloud computing is the technology which is environment-friendly and the users or businesses don’t have to face any type of glitches in operating it and very quickly users become friendly while using the service of cloud computing. Have a look at the diagram below representing the cloud infrastructure with its benefits: Fig 1: Cloud computing Cloud computing mostly used models IaaS Model IaaS or Infrastructure as a service is one of the chief service models of the cloud computing services and delivers the services which is consistent and extremely automated delivering. Computing resources in this service model are accompanied through the storage and the capabilities of the networking which are possessed. It integrates the multitude by the provider of service and is proposed to the user’s on-demand. Users of the IaaS service model are capable of managing the cloud infrastructure services with the help of web-based graphical user interface which serves as the operations of IT and manages the complete atmosphere of the services being provided by the IaaS service model. slide 3: API is the alternate for using this service model for expanding the services of the business more. The users of this service model can get straight access to the storage and the servers according to their needs as it offers the high scalability of using it. IaaS model is providing several advantages to the companies and they are as: IaaS manages the security concerns of the businesses and helps in managing their expenses for business growth. This service model is also helpful in reducing the risks in the businesses. IaaS service even manages the concern of legal and regulatory in the business. It has the dynamic scaling of the usage of the applications. This model comforts in concentrating the business necessities with the offering of its best services. SaaS Model Software as a model or SaaS is the software distribution model of cloud computing services where the applications are hosted through the provider of the service and making it available to the customer over the internet. SaaS is evolving as the prevalent technology that maintains the web services and SOA with progressive advancements. This service model of cloud computing is linking the services of ASP that is defined as the application service provider and on-demand software models of computing offerings. It completely explains the cloud computing services with which customers can acquire the software applications. SaaS can be practiced on the social networking sites also and it delivers quick and simple access to the sites. This service model represents the innovative and new notion for the development of the business embracing performance monitoring invoicing communications planning and accounting with the concluding of the webmail and messaging. SaaS is offering the countless advantages to the businesses which are as following: This service model offers the easy management of processes in the business. It integrates the programmed updates and the patch management. It is very friendly with extra software’s. It offers easy collaboration with the businesses or users. The service of the SaaS model can be run on all the computers and is accessible from everywhere. slide 4: Scalability and assimilation are the two important characteristics of the SaaS services which propose software and servers. It offers the facility of the full configurability as it concludes the flexible options in it. PaaS Model Platform as a service or PaaS is the model of cloud computing in which a provider that is third-party offers you the tools of hardware and software. Most of the businesses need app development over the internet so it is useful for them. The provider of PaaS includes the hosting of hardware and software on its own infrastructure. It is a model that frees the users from installing the hardware that is in-house and software for developing or running a new application. Have a look at some of its benefits: PaaS offers you the scalability integrating resources reallocation and de-allocation. It has a less capital expenditure. It is useful in reducing the lead times with resources availability on-demand. It doesn’t require any specific skills for the operation purpose. It includes the team collaboration support and efficiency of adding the new users instantly. Final thoughts In a nutshell cloud services are one of the prevalent and adapting technologies these days among the businesses. The services of the cloud these days are benefiting the organizations to enhance their growth and productivity. There are two major models i.e. IaaS and SaaS which help the business to integrate into their business operations. So if you are still thinking to migrate your services to the cloud then don’t. Adapt the technology and enjoy business success.