Awesome Facts About Cloud Computing

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Awesome Facts About Cloud Computing

What is Cloud Computing?


Cloud computing is a general term for any service which involves delivering hosted services over the Internet.Cloud Computing is mainly divided into three categories


  • Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)
  • Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS)
  • Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)



Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)



Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) is the most fundamental layer of cloud computing. This environment can include hardware, network, connectivity, operating system and other IT resources. some Examples are DigitalOcean, Linode, Rackspace, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Cisco Metapod, Microsoft Azure, Google Compute Engine (GCE) etc…



Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS)


Platform-as-a-service (paas) is cloud model that provides users with hosted development kits, database tools and application management kit. Some examples are AWS Elastic Beanstalk, Windows Azure, Heroku,, Google App Engine, Apache Stratos, OpenShift etc…



Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)


Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) is a way of delivering software applications to the end-user over the Cloud  Such as billing invoice system (pos systems), customer relationship management applications, and help desk applications. some examples for These types of system are #31 POS System , Dropbox, Salesforce, Cisco WebEx, Concur, GoToMeeting, #31 School Management System etc..



Some Facts about cloud Computing


  • 48% US Government agencies have begun using cloud
  • Banking sector performs their most of the actions using cloud
  • 60% IT decision makers of the US belief the security of cloud
  • Most of the companies like amazon, Microsoft are receiving an ever growing portion of their revenues from the cloud
  • Cloud computing appeared in 1996,with first known mention in a Compaq internal document
  • US most video streaming site Netflix is on amazon cloud
  • CIA is also using cloud computing of amazon for their online operations
  • 60% of companies adopt cloud computing, accept that it reduces energy consumption
  • The end of 2019 public cloud service will show a 45% of growth as compared to 2015
  • It is projected that more than 78% of US based small businesses and organizations will be on the cloud by 2020
  • Cloud computing can be considered as the future because most of the biggest player in industry are making use of it by storing data and other   things
  • There are about 1600 millions of cloud storage personal users worldwide, which equals to 1.6 billion
  • Nearly 1 in 5 businesses using a cloud computing service are using artificial intelligence features
  • Global cloud computing market is expected to reach $623.3 billion by 2023
  • Cloud computing has the potential to reduce IT labor costs by 50%



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