What is IBM Cloud? - A Cloud Computing Platform by IBM


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1. What is IBM Cloud?

IBM Cloud is a cloud computing platform designed and developed by IBM. IBM Cloud offers Infrastructure as a service also known as IaaS, Software as a Service also known as SaaS and Platform as a Service also known as PaaS.

In the IBM Cloud solutions, IBM offers Virtualization, Private Clouds and etc for the dynamic and different types of solution requirements.

2. History

IBM Cloud was inspired from their mainframe computing and virtualization technologies majorly. IBM start experimenting virtualization in 1960s with the development of VMs which are also known as virtual machines.

With after working strategically on the cloud computing IBM gained to on board 80% Fortune 500 companies on the IBM Cloud. IBM offers multiple products for the users and companies to use along with the cloud computing platform like IBM watson and etc...