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IaaS, PaaS and SaaS: what's the difference & how to choose between them

If your head is in the cloud then it's likely you'll recognize the terms in this blog title, each with that double 'a' in the middle.  They refer, of course, to the three major cloud computing models in common use today: Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service and Software as a Service. If your head is not in the cloud but is thinking perhaps it should be, then read on: understanding these models, their capabilities, their pros and their cons are crucial to deciding which format is best for your business. This post will take you through the difference between IaaS, PaaS and SaaS, what each offers, and which areas of your business will factor in determining the most suitable option.
David Adamick
01 September 2021
9 min read

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Ways to make your business more sustainable

We are currently facing one of humanity's biggest challenges - a climate crisis. It is real, and how seriously it develops is something that continues to concern us. We also wonder what we might do to minimize the effects of this crisis. Yet what we often hear is that individual action is ineffectual; that any single contribution a person makes is ultimately insignificant and futile. As a result, people are discouraged and decide instead to wait it out, hoping some heroes will save us as they did on the screens in our childhood memories. But at Startup Development House we're not discouraged. Rather, we feel empowered and hopeful, believing in change and striving to be part of it. This is why we adopted our own principles and practices to make us more sustainable, ones we continue to refine for ensuring we remain among those businesses dedicated to realizing this change. Read on to find out what steps you can take to help you make your business more sustainable.
Aneta Pałczyńska
27 August 2021
6 min read

Development

Ways to Build Authorization for Secure APIs

When building an API, sooner or later you’ll have to secure it with some kind of authentication schema. There are many industry-standard solutions available - JWTs, sessions, OpenID... Then, after implementing one you'll feel satisfaction - your API is secured!  That is until one of your customers gains access to another's data. Uh-oh. You forgot the authorization - again!
Maciej Łyskawiński
18 August 2021
6 min read