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A Comparative Study of various Cloud Service Platforms

Sumit Kumar, Sunil Kumar, Manpreet Singh Bajwa, Himani Sharma



Cloud computing is the latest computing model where IT services and applications are served over world-wide-web. On-demand services are relatively faster to deliver. They are demanded over internet and are explained as internet-centric software. Cloud is also capable of providing scalability for applications by providing virtualized resources dynamically. Schedulers for cloud computing decide which jobs of a workflow should be allocated on which processing resources. On theoretical fronts, Scheduling for cloud computing is in advance stage with a lot of awareness among users, which also includes increasing popularity among cloud era. In cloud environment, it is known as platform-as-a-service (PaaS). There are many cloud platform providers in the computing and other significant industries. Some of the major CSPs are AWS, Google Cloud, Windows Azure platform etc. We present a comparative study among various cloud service platforms so that choosing the optimal one for deployment and research development turn out to be easy. The objective of this study is to present the novice with the knowledge of various platforms so that they can choose whichever is suitable to them.

Keywords: IAAS, PAAS, SAAS, Cloudstack, Virtualization, Scalable, BLOB.

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Sumit Kumar, Sunil Kumar, Manpreet Singh Bajwa, Himani Sharma. A Comparative Study of Various Cloud Service Platforms. Journal of Advanced Database Management & Systems. 2019; 6(1): 7–12p.

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