PaaS (Platform as a Service)

TL;DR: PaaS (Platform as a Service) is a cloud computing model that provides customers with a platform to develop, run, and manage applications without the complexity of building and maintaining the underlying infrastructure. It enables developers to focus on software creation and deployment rather than on hardware and infrastructure management.

PaaS (Platform as a Service) also known as cloud platform services, provides framework developers can use to modify, test, update, and build upon to establish a new application. This cloud-based platform allows users to access, store, and manage all applications in one place. PaaS can help businesses develop and create custom apps at a lower cost and faster rate.

Updated February 17, 2024

Axel Grubba is the founder of Findstack, a B2B software comparison platform, with his background spanning management consulting and venture capital where he invested in software. Recently, Axel has developed a passion for coding and enjoys traveling when he is not building and improving Findstack.