Many still think that cloud computing is an online method to store data. However, cloud computing is much more than that. It is the delivery of SaaS computing services like storage, servers, databases, software, etc. over the Internet. The cloud has transformed the IT landscape by eliminating the need to buy expensive servers and storage devices.
The vision behind introducing the cloud was to provide automated services and to scale them automatically. This vision is now a reality. Let us see how:
CLOUD COMPUTING ELIMINATES REPETITIVE TASKS
The introduction of Virtual Machines (VMs) considerably eased the distribution of workloads and their sizing, deploying virtual networks, and their management and monitoring.