6 Benefits of Cloud Hosting for Your Business
Are you a business owner or an entrepreneur who is currently looking for a more cost effective way to expand your business?
Heard of cloud computing or cloud hosting but do not know much about it?
According to an article posted by Inc.com, companies that do not take advantage of cloud computing will be a minority in less than 6 years. So, if you are planning to be ahead of your peers, let us explore the benefits of switching to cloud for your business!
1. No more IT problems, ever!
With cloud computing, you can streamline all operational IT work to an external party. By doing so, you can lower the risk of danger and stresses involved in maintaining an in-house IT facility in your company. Matters such as software updates, security, and maintenance will be taken care by your service provider. The money saved and invested in other important areas in your business.
2. Feel safer and more secured
Many existing companies today are under the misconception of how IT operations kept in-house are safer, but in reality, it is the other way round. With cloud hosting present, your cloud provider can keep your data safe in more ways that you could ever think of.
For instance, no matter what happens to your physical laptops or personal computers, you will always be able to access or recover your “lost” data, as it is stored in the cloud. In addition to that, you will never have to worry about any lost devices as the data can wipe out independently or remotely by your cloud provider.
3. Obtain competitive edge
A research conducted by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services proved that 74% cloud computing has given them a competitive advantage. One of the major reasons why companies think this way is because with the cloud, the companies can take ten steps ahead of their competitors. Having a cloud also, acts as a catalyst in shortening the time required to get their products into the market. Hence, allowing smaller businesses to compete with larger and more established corporations.
4. Create a more integrated workforce
Based on a survey conducted by Frost & Sullivan, companies investing in collaboration technologies increased productivity by as much as 400%. With the presence of the cloud, employees can collaborate easily and access useful files and documents regardless of wherever they are. The ability to access files from one key location would enable employees to work better and simultaneously result in a better business foundation.
5. A greener Earth
The companies that opt for the service of the cloud definitely play a part in giving back to the environment. The flexibility of scaling up and down your cloud easily in accordance to the capacity needed can prevent any harmful carbon traces left on your company’s data center. This way we can attain a greener earth for us to live in.
6. Available and reliable, at all times!
A number of cloud providers today are highly reliable as they offer up to 99.9% uptime to their customers. Your employees can always get their hands on the applications, or the files they require as long as they have access to the Internet, on site. If a server fails at any point of time, worry no more as your hosted applications and services can be redirected to our available servers.
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