Backend as a Service (BaaS)
Backend as a Service (BaaS) is a model of cloud computing in which the vendor provides developers with the tools to create a cloud backend for their applications, usually via custom SDKs and APIs. BaaS is also known as Mobile Backend as a Service (MBaaS).
- Allows developers to focus on front end features
- Offers expanded application feature set
- Requires fewer backend engineers
- Reduces time to market