Platform as a Service (PaaS)

This category of services covers the use of the Galaxy cloud platform to enable the customer deploy customized or off the shelf applications created using programming languages, libraries, services, including middle ware and integration tools supported on the platform. 

The customer does not manage or control the underlying cloud infrastructure including network, servers, operating systems, or storage, but has control over the deployed applications and possibly configuration settings for the application-hosting environment.

Platform as a Service (PaaS) is an integral part of the services Galaxy Backbone offers. Within PaaS, the following services are further broken down: