Cloud. Everyone talks about it. Some know what it is. Some think they know what it is. What’s becoming apparent is that the cloud needs to be understood and utilised to play a part in the 21st century. Your organisation needs to know: what it is, how it can help you and how you can move part or all of your IT to the cloud.
Every so often in technology there is a paradigm shift, when the technology doesn't just evolve but there is a revolution. You can think of this when the World Wide Web was created, when eCommerce became prevalent and even when email and SMS messaging became ubiquitous and revolutionised our communications from the office fax machine.
Today we are at another one of these shifts - the cloud in conjunction with its component technologies like software as a service (SaaS) and infrastructure as a service (IaaS) give us unique and powerful ways to collaborate and save money, as we do away with tedious old-fashioned methods and costly legacy infrastructure. Practically, Cloud allows you to:
As a first step, you can take our Cloud Readiness Assessment service. Designed for the more complex organisations, this online tool allows you to get your strategy in place and make sure that different objectives are aligned.
Alternatively, or if you are a relatively smaller organisation, our team of experts can take on this challenge for you onsite:First, we gain an understanding of your overall business and processes. We then review your set up - this may include, but is not limited to:
We then perform an analysis and produce a cloud strategy.
We analyse your situation and produce a report. This report will include recommendations which cover:
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