In this video, you can learn about the different cloud service types available, such as: software as a service, storage, hardware, and even platform as a service. You can also review examples of each type, their pros, and their cons.
- [Instructor] If you've ever heard the term…as a service tacked onto the end of another word,…like software, storage, or hardware,…then you're already familiar…with some of the cloud service types available out there.…When we see as a service at the end of an offering…it usually equates to traits, like the ability…to share resources among many users,…large scalability, low barriers to entry…meaning services that are easily available…and affordable to small businesses, for example.…And device independence allowing users…to access the service on different types of hardware.…
Let's begin with a look at…software as a service, or SaaS as it's called.…That's a model where an application…is hosted by a provider as a service.…Customers access the application via the internet…using web browsers like Internet Explorer,…Edge, Chrome, or Safari.…And because it's a service,…the customer does not need to purchase the software…but will instead pay a subscription fee…to access the application.…Let's talk about the benefits of that.…
- Cloud components and infrastructure
- Cloud computing benefits
- Cloud security
- Cloud storage considerations
- Working with Google G Suite, Microsoft Office 365, iCloud, and more
- Using collaboration tools: Microsoft Teams, Dropbox, and more
- Migrating to the cloud
- Monitoring the performance of your cloud services
Skill Level Beginner
1. Cloud Computing Basics
2. Evaluate Cloud Computing for Business
3. Cloud Storage
About storage providers2m 1s
4. Cloud Tools and Services
5. Cloud Tools for Teams
6. Migrate to the Cloud
7. Evaluate Cloud Performance
Next steps1m 2s
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