Despite the popularity of cloud computing, a large proportion of businesses are not taking advantage of all that the cloud has to offer. From providing better access to your remote team to lowering operating costs, cloud computing can make your business more efficient, secure, and collaborative.
To make moving to the cloud easier, we’ve put together this guide to show you the benefits of cloud computing and compare the top providers.
Public or private cloud environments
When considering migrating to the cloud, the first thing you need to decide is whether you will be using a public or private cloud environment. You can also opt for a hybrid model.
Public cloud environments are the most common. In the case of public clouds, all servers and storage as well as the required hardware belong to a third party provider such as AWS or Microsoft Azure and are managed by them. Public clouds are generally cheaper, more scalable, and …