The Benefits of Cloud Computing

Want more power over your data and resources? Cloud computing offers just that. Using cloud technology can help manage costs, collaboration, and workflow processes. With the option of private, public or a hybrid model of cloud computing available, it can be tailored to your organizational needs.

Your business can also choose from using Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), or Software as a Service (SaaS). Each has unique offerings, and choosing the right for your business can be tricky. A Managed Service Provider (MSP) can work with you to understand the benefits and weigh those against the choices.

When working to recognize which options are best for your company, the following are the three most significant benefits of cloud computing.

Cost Savings of Cloud Computing

Today’s businesses are data-driven, and the cost of external storage and the security required to ensure its safety is enough to make companies look for solutions. Technology is ever-evolving, and to keep up with it, a company could spend valuable resources to learn the skills required to implement these changes and upgrade the equipment as necessary. These costs can add up quickly.

Partnering with an MSP grants a business access to the tools required to continue moving forward with technology demands without investing in on-site resources, such as storage space, infrastructure, or staff with specialized skills.

Collaboration with Cloud Computing

Whether your staff will be working from the office or home, businesses know that a hybrid model is not only possible but, in some cases, the new norm moving forward. The need for excellent collaboration tools is instrumental for this to work.

Working from anywhere must be followed up with improved security and privacy features to keep your data safe from malware and virus attacks. Secure servers are required to protect your business as staff move it between themselves to get the job done.

Scalability of Cloud Computing

As companies begin to return to ‘business as usual’ or grow their capacity, they will need access to the tools and equipment required for this to happen. They need this on their own time and budget. No one wants to invest in new hardware or equipment in hopes the company will grow into it.

With cloud computing, you pay for what you need and obtain more as necessary. This was you can sustain the growth you are working so hard to realize. You can simplify the process by allowing a trusted party to manage what they manage best, the security of your data.

As an MSP that has partnered with many companies and organizations over the past 30+ years, we are confident the team at MicroAge IT Solutions can help you as well. Working with you to find the solutions that make sense is what we are good at. Contact us today, and let’s talk tech.

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