What you’re looking for when hosting big data operations in the cloud is significantly different than what you’re looking for when hosting regular apps and data.
There are clouds specialized in running business-critical applications such as ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) and software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider clouds focused on providing services for specific industries such as finance or logistics have specialized.
Likewise, there are clouds that specialize in big data when it comes to managing large datasets, which are a combination of structured, unstructured, and semi-structured data.
The clouds that manage big data can quickly scale large amounts of storage and processing. You can invoke big data technology, which is designed to take in many different forms of data and then perform algorithmic operations on the data.
Some clouds are characterized by using infrastructure as…