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The Case For The Cloud: Why You Should Make the Migration?
Fear of operational complications are keeping many companies from making the move to cloud computing. But for every reason they hesitate, there are even more compelling ones that make moving to the cloud a must. Recent research shows that holdouts will not only be left behind, they will be missing out on(mistake) a transformational opportunity.
A Global Movement
The global cloud computing industry is expected to grow from $80.5 billion(US) in 2016 to more than $128 billion by 2019.
It's Where the Applications will be
By 2020, 50% of all new platform as a service (PaaS) applications will be IoT-centric. Meanwhile, penetration of software as a service(SaaS) vs. traditional software will be over 25%. Packaged software will shrink to 10% of all new enterprise installations.
Cutting costs, Increasing productivity
82% of SMBs say they have saved costs by utilizing cloud technology, while more than 80% of SMBs using cloud technology experienced (delete as) a steady increase in productivity by the first 6 months.
75% of businesses surveyed felt their service availability was better since making the move to the cloud.
94% of business managers(mistake) felt their business security had improved since moving to the cloud.
52% of business managers(mistake) said that they experienced an increase in data performance after making the move to the cloud.
The benefits of transitioning to the cloud far outweigh(mistake) the risks.
An in-house(mistake) solution can (delete easily) mean hardware failures, security risks, software upgrades and(mistake) routine upkeep that keeps your IT staff away from projects that add value to your business.