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Anything as a Service (XaaS)

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Anything as a Service (XaaS)

XaaS is the delivery of a vast array of cloud-based services over remote access. Products, tools and technologies are delivered as services using a flexible consumption model.

Well known examples include:

  • disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS)
  • containers as a service (CaaS)
  • network as a service (NaaS)
  • database as a service (DBaaS)
  • storage as a service (STaaS)
  • desktop as a service (DaaS)
  • monitoring as a service (MaaS)
  • function as a service (FaaS)

However, XaaS can encompass almost any service delivery including healthcare, professional services and bespoke services.