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IaaS vs. PaaS: 2015 Cloud Trends from the State of the Cloud Survey

Posted by Kim Weins   Ι   February 25, 2015 0 comments
In our 2015 State of the Cloud Survey, we asked technical professionals about their use of various public cloud providers, including IaaS and PaaS platforms from Microsoft Azure and Google. We've dug a little further into the IaaS and PaaS data to determine how people are adopting them.Read more

How to Deliver SaaS Using IaaS

Posted by Shivan Bindal   Ι   September 19, 2013 0 comments
Using IaaS resources to host SaaS products provides cost efficiency, decreases time to market, and can be a great way for previously packaged software to make a transition to SaaS using a single-tenant model.Read more

Security Monitoring In Public IaaS: How We Do It at RightScale

Posted by Phil Cox   Ι   January 24, 2013 2 comments
In my experience helping RightScale customers who are at varying points in the cloud adoption spectrum from investigating IaaS to launching a POC to already using IaaS for production applications, I see quite a bit of confusion about how to actually “do” security in the cloud, particularly in IaaS. And the sheer volume of vendor cloud washing and sales FUD that is being perpetuated makes it even...Read more

Define Cloud Computing

It looks like pretty soon all computing will be called cloud computing, just because the cloud is "in." Fortunately, most computer-savvy folks actually have a pretty good idea of what the term "cloud computing" means: outsourced, pay-as-you-go, on-demand, somewhere in the Internet, etc. What is still confusing to many is how the different offerings compare, from Amazon Web Services to Google App...Read more
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