XaaS (Anything as a Service)

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About XaaS (Anything as a Service)

As cloud computing becomes more mainstream and enterprise IT begins to trust cloud and see the benefits of cloud-based applications, more resources such as security and storage are moving off-premises. Anything as a Service (XaaS) is a term that refers to off-premises, cloud-based Web- and subscription-based software and IT resources such as Data Analytics as a Service, Storage as a Service, Security as a Service and others. Everything as a Service has several advantages, including on-demand use during peak times, pay-as-you-go pricing structures and ease of use; however, identity management and security can also be concerns. This topic focuses on the trend of Anything as a Service within the enterprise.