Public Cloud (Public Cloud Storage)

A form of cloud computing in which a company relies on a third-party cloud service provider for services such as servers, data storage, and applications, which are delivered to the company through the Internet. (A form of cloud storage where the enterprise and storage service provider are separate and the data is stored outside of the enterprise’s data center). Delivery of SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, and/or DaaS to a relatively unrestricted set of customers.