Cloud Computing Technology and Information Systems: Chapter 8

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What is the basic concept of cloud computing?

On-demand delivery of IT resources via the internet

How does cloud computing differ from traditional computing in terms of infrastructure?

It allows infrastructure to be used as software rather than hardware

What does the term 'cloud' refer to in the context of cloud storage?

A network of servers providing online storage

Which of the following is a key characteristic of cloud computing service models?

Applications provided as a service rather than a product

In what way does cloud computing change the approach to IT resource procurement?

It provides on-demand delivery of resources via the internet

What is a key advantage of cloud computing deployment models?

Flexibility in scaling IT resources based on demand

What does IaaS (infrastructure as a service) provide you with?

Basic building blocks for cloud IT

Which cloud service model involves focusing on the deployment and management of applications?

PaaS (platform as a service)

What is a characteristic of SaaS (software as a service)?

Provides completed end-user applications

Which cloud service model provides the most control over IT resources?

IaaS (infrastructure as a service)

What distinguishes PaaS (platform as a service) from IaaS (infrastructure as a service)?

Focusing on deployment and management of applications

Which cloud computing model enables users to change more quickly, easily, and cost-effectively than hardware solutions?

IaaS (infrastructure as a service)

What does SaaS (software as a service) refer to?

Completed product that the service provider runs and manages

Which cloud service model reduces the need for users to manage the underlying infrastructure?

PaaS (platform as a service)

What makes IaaS (infrastructure as a service) most similar to existing IT resources?

Reduces need for users to manage underlying infrastructure

Test your knowledge about the basic concepts, service models, deployment models, advantages, and challenges of cloud computing, as well as the top 10 cloud service providers in 2023. This quiz is based on the learning objectives from the lecture on cloud computing technology and information systems.

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