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Table 2 Cloud consumers and cloud providers responsibilities in relation to the cloud delivery models

From: CFaaS: bilaterally agreed evidence collection

Cloud Delivery Model Common CSCs Activities Common CSPs Activities
SaaS Use and configure cloud. Implement, manage, and maintain cloud service.
Monitor usage by CSCs.
PaaS Develop, test, deploy, and manage cloud services and cloud-based solutions. Pre-configure platform and provision underlying infrastructure, middleware, and other needed IT resources, as necessary.
Monitor usage by CSCs.
IaaS Set up and configure bare infrastructure and install, manage, and monitor any needed software. Provision and manage the physical processing storage networking and hosting required.
Monitors usage by CSCs.