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A public cloud is a platform that uses the standard cloud computing model to make resources -- such as virtual machines, applications or storage -- available to users remotely.

There are many benefits to this technology, but how does public cloud work?

We’ve created this expert guide to help you understand just that. You’ll explore:

  • Public cloud architecture, and the 3 most common service models
  • Benefits and challenges of public cloud computing
  • Public vs. private vs. hybrid clouds
  • Public cloud pricing, providers and security
  • And more

Weigh the pros and cons of cloud computing: