TOP IAAS PROVIDERS

7 October 2019

IAAS stands for Infrastructure-as-a-Service which provides a cloud-based infrastructure for your business. IAAS is often used by companies as scalable platforms for new applications or to expand old applications to larger audiences. 

Many small businesses tend to develop in-house web servers to save the expenses initially. But these in-house web servers are not able to scale significantly and consume a lot of productive time. Hence, as the businesses grow, the need for cloud infrastructure rises.

The IAAS providers provide virtual computing hardware, server space, network connections, host applications and create virtual desktops.

Let us take a look at the features of the best IAAS providers available.

AMAZON’S AWS

Amazon’s AWS provides a durable and secure platform with a wide range of storage services. They have several layers of physical and operational security to ensure the safety of your data. Moreover, it conducts regular audits to avoid the risk of infrastructural insecurity. 

There are no long term commitments required for AWS. You only have to pay for the amount of storage and computing power you consume.

AWS has elastic scaling i.e. it has the ability to scale computing sources upwards as well as backwards.

A wide range of AWS services cover all the major cloud computing requirements.

MICROSOFT AZURE 

Azure cloud offers a simple and robust platform for develops to launch and scale their applications. Here, the user interface is minimalistic which makes the task even more easier. 

The pricing structure is as low as $5 per month. There is even a choice for hourly and monthly payments.

It is one of the most affordable extensive collection of tutorials, how-to-guides and walkthroughs. The wide catalogue offers users a number of additional options such as Azure App service and Azure information protection, which is vital for keeping the processes secure at all times. 

GOOGLE COMPUTE ENGINE

Google Compute Engine helps its users to create business solutions using Google provided web services.

GCE offers a single monthly pricing plan as per resource consumption.

Due to the increased speed, GCE has an improved performance.

Google also provides live maintenance which further provides time to repair and update software.

The data analytic function also adds to the benefits of using GCE as it provides great insights into valuable data.

LINODE

Linode provides a wide range of VPS services wwth packages starting from as low as $10 per month. It provides a 40GBPS network and Intel E5 processors.

In Linode, you can also upgrade features without any cost.

Linode offers variable plans for the users. The users can choose among various plans, distributors and server locations.

Moreover, they close support tickets in the least possible time i.e. within 5 minutes.

VULTR

Vultr has the easiest deployment of infrastructure due to its advanced cloud platform. It provides high performance SSD cloud servers and aims to create the most reliable and efficient service for launching a fast SSD cloud server.

It offers 100% SSDs using latest generation Intel CPUs.

The cloud hosting plans are also as low as $5 per month.

CONCLUSION

New technologies and new updates are being developed continuously. So, the choice of IAAS also changes with time. You should choose the IAAS provider that is the most suitable and provides all the necessary features required for your business.

The five best IAAS providers till date are – Amazon’s AWS, DigitalOcean, Google compute engine, Linode and Vultr.

All of them have the best features and the features can be updated regularly. There only difference is the type of features in each. Choose the service provider wisely to suit your business in the long run.

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