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The Dos and Don’ts of Selecting a Cloud Service Platform
Massive resource scalability? An extremely cost-effective pay-as-you-go pricing model that assigns cost to actual technology use rather than capacity?
Now that cloud computing has matured, it might seem almost too good to be true.
But the truth is, the cost and resource savings of the cloud will only be achieved if IT executives base their investment decisions on a solid understanding of the potential benefits and drawbacks of a wide and varied spectrum of cloud computing options. In other words, finding the best fit for the business requires some digging.
This brief, introductory white paper is a great place to start. Check it out to learn:
- The differences between the three main cloud computing models: Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
- And basic cloud platform evaluation dos and don'ts.