5 ways the cloud cuts costs

Thursday, 06 February 2014 by

One of the most popular tech terms of this year, and likely to continue to be so for future years, is the cloud. There are numerous different types of cloud services that businesses can integrate with their company, many of which offer realizable benefits. A common advantage you will hear most companies champion is that

A common trend many small businesses are embracing is virtualizing their data. Like any other types of data, you also need to back virtualized data up. Since backing up your virtualized data can be really challenging, we’ll focus just on this aspect. This guide will show you some of the most common difficulties you’ll be

  One of the more popular tech related trends is taking physical systems and migrating or switching them for a virtual version – or virtualization, as it’s more commonly referred to. Virtualization has many benefits for businesses, but many small businesses are unsure as to what solutions they can actually migrate into the digital realm.

Business continuity is the process of establishing a plan that will ensure that business functions are still available to stakeholders during a time of disaster. It is best to think about it as an action that happens before disasters in effort to reduce or eliminate downtime if these occur. This has become increasingly important to

There are many advertised benefits of cloud computing, such as scalability, cost reduction, and storage on demand. While these points help to showcase the advantages of using virtualized data centers or third-party services, they don’t reveal all of the benefits. Once the agreement has been signed, and your systems and processes are set up with

As technology and data networks continue to become more advanced, concepts like the cloud have come to the forefront of business technology. There is a high chance that you probably use at least one cloud service on a daily basis, if not more. A common concern about the cloud is overall security of your business’s

In many tech circles the idea of virtualization – moving physical elements of existing business components onto virtual solutions – is a popular one. Among the different types of devices that can be virtualized, servers are the most common, and for many businesses the easiest and cheapest to go virtual. Are you looking to get

Computing power has more or less doubled every two years, and will continue to do so for the foreseeable future. While our computers are becoming increasingly powerful, it simply isn’t feasible for many small to medium businesses to update their hardware or systems every couple of years. This often leads to businesses with aging systems

 One of the most popular tech trends amongst businesses is virtualization. The common reason businesses virtualize their systems is that if it’s done right, you could see substantial savings. It’s quite common for a company’s servers to be the first systems to be virtualized. However, while many small business owners want to virtualize, they sometimes

We are not surprised to hear that the debate rages on amongst business owners on if cloud services and cloud computing saves business money. One thing is true about the cost debate of cloud services, not all cloud services can be counted as equal. It is not a straight apples to apples comparison, it is

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