Cloud computing is contracting an external service provider to provide IT-related services over the internet. Services such as Infrastructure, Platform, and Software. Cloud computing is generally used to describe data centers available to many users over the Internet.
There are two types of clouds, one limited to a single organization and the other available to many organizations, called a public cloud.
Pay as you go model, cloud providers typically use, can lead to unexpected operating expenses. Especially if the administrators are not familiarized with cloud pricing models.
Low-cost computers and storage devices, high capacity networks along with service-oriented architecture have led to growth in cloud computing.
Cloud-based apps can be up and running in days or weeks, and they cost less.
With a cloud app, you just open a browser, log in, customize the app, and start using it.
A word of caution: As cloud computing grows in popularity, thousands of companies are simply rebranding their non-cloud products and services as “cloud computing.” Always dig deeper when evaluating cloud offerings and keep in mind that if you have to buy and manage hardware and software, what you’re looking at isn’t really cloud computing but a false cloud.
Cloud-hosted services are a business enabler. It makes software and services more affordable for small to medium-sized businesses by bringing you significant cost savings, better security, greater flexibility, scalability, and mobility plus better business continuity.
Your business is unique with its own requirements and challenges. It is critical to ensure whatever cloud solution you choose meets your objectives.
We can help! We use our proven solutions path that is repeatable based on your needs as you grow.
We firstly lay the foundations for our relationship with you as we develop an understanding of your business, your IT and your future growth plans.
Then we create an IT roadmap and IT strategy in collaboration with you ensuring we’re aligning the cloud technology that is needed with where you want your business to go