What is Cloud Computing and why bring your business there??
From running applications that share photos to mobile users or if you are supporting critical operations the cloud platform provides instant access to elastic and low cost IT resources. Cloud computing mean you don’t need to make large upfront investments in hardware. Instead, you can spin up exactly the right type and size of computing resources you need to power your IT infrastructure, accessing as many resources as you need you only pay for what you use. Exactly like you household utilities
Cloud Computing and how it Works?
Cloud services provide a simple way to access servers, storage, databases and applications services via the Internet. Cloud services platforms like Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure own and maintain networks and the hardware required to power these services, you simply configure what you need!!
Benefits of the cloud – Benefit from massive economies of scale icon
Using cloud computing means you can operate lower variable cost than maintaining and scaling your own hardware to meet business demands during peak and off peak times, scale up and down!
Having to estimate your infrastructure capacity needs means you must spend on what you “think” may be the business requirement, this means you often either end up sitting on expensive idle resources or dealing with limited capacity. Cloud services gives you the ability to access as much or as little as you need, and scale up and down as required.
In a cloud computing environment, new IT resources spun up instantly, which means you reduce the time it takes to make those resources available to your developers from weeks to just minutes. This results in a dramatic increase in agility for the organization, since the cost and time it takes to experiment and develop new applications is significantly lower.
No more costs on running and maintaining data centers or PoP sites
Cloud providers let you focus on your business rather than on the heavy lifting of racking, stacking and powering servers, also removing security both manual and electronic and even the cooling systems that can be the biggest cost of any datacenter
You have the ability to deploy your application in multiple sites around the world. You can choose to have your data or application hosted in any datacenter the cloud provider has to offer, this will allow faster response times than simply hosting all your services in one country. This means you can provide a lower latency and better experience for your customers simply and at minimal cost.
Types of Cloud Computing
Cloud computing has three main types that are commonly referred to as Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Software as a Service (SaaS). Selecting the right type of cloud computing for your needs can help you
The move to cloud has progressed at a steady rate and now thousands of businesses have joined Microsoft Azure, Oracle Google and Amazon Web Services (AWS) for solutions to build their businesses. Cloud computing platforms provide flexibility to build your application, your way, regardless of your industry or business size. Companies are can saving huge resources time and money, without compromising security requirements or business availability and performance.