IT teams are moving to cloud at fast pace and the benefits of being cloud are manifold. An actual estimate of the cloud’s pricing requires careful consideration of different variables. The cloud offers custom configurations, which users can access according to their requirements. The pay-as-you-go model is a unique advantage of the cloud as the users need to pay for only what they consume. Over the past year the average monthly cost per gigabyte of RAM has dropped considerably. Different services are charged in different ways by cloud companies. An infographic that explains how pricing (cost) works in cloud computing.