Traditional IT infrastructures use software stacks for for databases, applications, security, integration, virtualization, and more. All under your internal management, with operations and maintenance budgets.
Moving to the cloud, you only pay for what you use. With your servers, storage, networking, storage delivered over the internet (or cloud). This in turn reduces overall operating costs and allows you to scale up and down in line with your business needs. The cloud also introduces different models of ‘as a Service’ – a subscription-based technology service – giving you access to the latest tech without the upfront investment costs or on-going maintenance.
Transitioning some or all of your IT to cloud-based infrastructure opens up benefits like: