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If a container creates persistent application data, then IT needs to back up that data to protect it against data loss, errors, and corruption.
Many companies turn to hybrid cloud management software as they adopt hybrid cloud and multi-cloud strategies that are becoming more complex and difficult to manage.
The top PaaS providers offer key services to cloud customers. Indeed, PaaS is specifically for cloud-based application development. Customers are given resources to build, deploy, and launch software applications, such as apps and tools, hosting, databases, cloud security, and data storage.
Amazon was the first cloud vendor to offer IAC through CloudFormation, which it launched in 2011. AWS CloudFormation provides a common language for you to describe and provision all the infrastructure resources in your cloud environment using a simple text file to model and provision all the resources needed for your applications across all regions and accounts.