Cloud computing, is one of the most important and widely used platforms for saving data or information. It is the only medium, which is used for professional as well as personal usage. Though the internet is all filled with all about cloud computing, still we always have a lot of concerns related to it. Today, here in this post we will discuss all the types of cloud computing that you should know while you are working on cloud computing.

There are three major types of cloud computing and they are categorized according to their usage and benefits.

  • Infrastructure as a Service or IaaS
  • Platforms as a service or PaaS
  • on-promises multi Cloud or Saas

All of these four types of cloud computing as different from each other according to their location and ownership. Besides this, there are many things, which make them apart from each other.

Infrastructure as a Service

Infrastructure as a Service is also known by the name IaaS, and it is the basic building block of Cloud IT. It offers easy access to the network features. Infrastructure as a Service gives you the most elevated level of adaptability and the executive’s command over your IT assets and is generally like existing IT assets that numerous IT divisions and designers know about today.

Platform as a Service

Platform as a Service eliminates the requirement for associations to deal with the hidden foundation (generally equipment and working frameworks) and permits you to zero in on the organization and the board of your applications. This assists you with being more effective as you don’t have to stress over asset acquisition, scope quantification, programming upkeep, fixing, or any of the other undifferentiated hard work associated with running your application.

Software as a Service

Software as a Service gives you a finished item that is run and overseen by the specialist organization. As a rule, individuals alluding to Software as a Service are alluding to end-client applications. With a SaaS offering, you don’t need to contemplate how the help is kept up with or how the fundamental foundation is made due; you just have to ponder how you will utilize that specific piece of programming. A typical illustration of a SaaS application is electronic email where you can send and get email without overseeing highlight increments to the email item or keeping up with the servers and working frameworks that the email program is running on.


At last, we hope that you have all cleared with all about the different types of cloud computing. We believe that after understanding all the above information, it will become easier for you to work on cloud computing. With the help of cloud computing, it will all become easier for you to handle all your data present and make you access all such information while saving your precious time.