Cloud Computing Tips for Small Businesses

LUCY WYNDHAM | February 17, 2019

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After implementing a cloud computing solution, 40 percent of businesses stated that they experienced better agility, meaning that they could more easily adapt to market changes and adjust their strategies to enhance growth and profit. With various cloud-based platforms now offering integrative solutions specifically for small businesses, it makes sense for them to take advantage of the industry and size-specific storage and computing options offered to truly reap the benefits of cloud technology. In implementing this technology, however, small businesses will need to understand how to avoid pitfalls and maximize their investment. Sure, you’ve probably heard that cloud computing presents its users with various risks but managing data in any capacity inherently involves some sort of risk and necessity for cloud security. When implementing cloud-based solutions as part of a small business, it’s important to always have security in mind, and take preventative measures to protect your company’s data and the work of your employees.

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