PaaS: why businesses should pass

Forget about Saas (software-as-a-service). The newest next big thing is PaaS (platform-as-a-service).

As the name implies, the concept behind PaaS is that an entire platform-specific technology stack as a service. As with SaaS offerings, buzzwords like ‘cloud‘ and ‘scalability‘ are typically thrown around when pitching the benefits of PaaSes.