To reduce costs, is also required application of data processing, which can be used online and not have to run on a personal computer or client. This is the basis of Cloud Computing technology. So the next questions, what is cloud computing? and what is the benefits for your business?
Cloud Computing is a general term for anything that involves the provision of services was hosted over the Internet. These services are broadly divided into three categories: Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS).
So, with cloud computing, your company does not need to spend capital expenditure for infrastructure investment, platforms, and software, but renting from a third party. Here are the benefits of Cloud Computing:
- Your company can use the latest version of the software.
- If there is damage to the software, can be immediately resolved, because it is centralized.
- Applications can be used simultaneously and at the same time and from different places. So it can save cost and time.
- Relatively cheap, because your company does not need to buy or rent a physical space to store data.
However, the use of cloud computing also has a weakness, that you are not free to innovate with limited application provided by probvider. It required a custom application development, which can facilitate your company to get data from your customers, processing information and providing services needed by the customer. So in the end to boost revenue for your business.