A lot of terminology gets thrown around whenever someone refers to cloud computing and hosting. It is the same with print management in the cloud. Unexplained jargon does not help to fight against describing the “cloud” as this mystical floating field of data.
If you are looking into migrating from on-premises printing to cloud-based print management (either public, private, or hybrid, which we will get to soon), you’ve come across this knot of terminology.
So, today we are looking at the three different types of “X-as-a-Service” in the cloud and how they relate to print management.
What are the three types of (Anything-as-a-Service) in the cloud?
1. IaaS – Infrastructure as a Service