The emergence of cloud computing over the course of the last few days has changed the face of how businesses operate, providing a more cost effective way of running businesses with unparalleled mobility to boot.
Instead of investing in expensive IT infrastructure more and more businesses are subscribing to cloud applications for their CRM, Project Management, Document Management, etc. The reason why cloud computing reduces IT costs is because with a cloud solution your software vendor takes the responsibility for this infrastructure.
If you're using a cloud application, all you need is an internet connection as the data is stored on your cloud vendor's server meaning that you do not need to purchase expensive servers.
Cloud applications tend to use a SAAS (Software As A Service) model which means you pay a monthly or annual subscription.
As an internet business, cloud computing makes so much sense to us and LS25 Web Design is run almost 100% in the cloud.
We use the cloud for:
I regularly hear people say that cloud computing is the future but for LS25 Web Design, this is not the case, the cloud is very much the present.