Cloud computing benefits

What Companies are Best Suited to Move to the Cloud?

Today, everywhere you look, the talk is all about the cloud. All this chatter simply begs the question: who should be making the leap to the cloud? No matter the size, there are benefits for every company. Depending on the maturity of a business, certain features will be more attractive than others. Let’s take a look […]

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Why Your Data Center Needs the Cloud

  Over the last several years, the approach to data management has changed significantly. Corporations with large internal data centers requiring hundreds of servers are drastically reducing the amount of equipment needed due to innovations in technology. This widespread “shrinking data center” movement is said to be a result of increased virtualization and the continued […]

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How to Use the Cloud to Survive a Winter Storm

How do you use the cloud to survive a winter snow storm? More like: How to use a cloud phone system to keep business communications continuity even when it is storming outside? Since the system is hosted in the cloud, changes can be made via an online portal that is accessible from laptops, tablets and […]

Future of data storage

Looking Ahead: Data Centers in Ten Years

Are you among the millions of business owners who has decided to switch their processes over to the cloud? For first-time cloud users, it’s quite amazing: your data is no longer in a bulky filing cabinet or stored on your computer; it’s stored somewhere you can’t see it, and you can access it from anywhere. […]

Future of Data Storage

The Future of Data Storage

Remember how cool it was when the floppy disk was invented? You could take your files anywhere you went. Back then, you probably weren’t thinking about what was next – it would have been hard to conceive the USB stick, much less the cloud. But today, we’ve got a much better idea of what’s to […]

Future Proof your business

Using Cloud-Based Technology to Future-Proof Your Business

For entrepreneurs, thinking long-term is key to guaranteeing the health and future success of any growing business. Whether you’re just starting out on a new endeavor, or are looking to ramp up already-instituted processes, you’re liable to be bombarded with a vast array of technological choices. Where you go from here, and the choices you […]

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Cloud in the Classroom

Cloud in the Classroom The educational system faces increasing demands from students, teachers and parents to provide personalized and differentiated learning environments, based on the needs and preferences of the students. But as these demands come in, schools continue to face budget constraints or cuts, making it a seemingly unsolvable issue. And of course, that’s […]

So what are some of the cloud’s features that may appeal to the CFO?

5 Ways to Convince Your CFO to Move to the Cloud A Chief Financial Officer will naturally have questions about huge transitions to new technology, and that’s okay! Most likely, the cloud is already very much on his or her radar. While a move to the cloud won’t happen in the snap of a finger, CFOs can […]

Cloud On The Rise for Insurance

As with most industries, cloud is proving to be a disruptive force in the insurance sector. It opens up opportunities across the board, helping insurers achieve faster speed to market, low costs and great flexibility. It also helps them address the demands of today’s consumers, including advances in social and mobile technologies. Among the key […]

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Manufacturing gets a streamlined make over in the cloud!

Today, manufacturers are already benefiting from the cloud. They use mobile reporting, online dashboards and automation. According to Mint Jutras, SaaS-based apps are already 22% of all manufacturing and distribution software installed today. This will grow to 45% within ten years. However, the use of the cloud in this production sector can go even further. […]