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Public Vs. Private Cloud – Which is Right for You? [White Paper]

The Tricky Cloud Question Every Business MUST Ask.

Public cloud or private cloud – which is right for you?

It’s a tricky question. Especially because, for some, the concept of “the cloud” itself is still rather hard to grasp. No pun intended.

So what is the difference between public and private cloud, anyway?

How do you weigh the advantages and drawbacks of each?

Which one is best for your business?

Choose carefully….


3 Ways Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Cures Your IT Headaches

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) breaks the IT spending model paradigm. IaaS saves money, offers unprecedented peace of mind, and clears the road for innovation because it removes the need to purchase, maintain, monitor, protect and upgrade the physical infrastructure needed for critical operations.

It’s not like Mom used to say: With IaaS you buy the milk – and let someone else deal with the cow. IaaS eliminates three chronic headaches that hamper or limit IT departments and organizations.


Virtualization Uncovered: What Is It and How Can It Slash Your IT Costs?

Virtualization is a current IT trend. Many companies are “virtualizing their infrastructure” – what exactly does that mean?

A first time visitor to a data center will first notice the rows upon rows of computers. Big machines, little machines, in between machines but hundreds or thousands of machines!  Most of the machines are in racks, some stand by themselves, but either way you experience a bewildering array of machines. The machines are physical - meaning that you could kick them…not a good idea, but you could physically harm them.


Choosing a Cloud Provider: 3 Crucial Considerations

The cloud. No doubt your businesses is astute to the cloud and likely utilizes it for financial software, email applications, or components of your IT infrastructure. Cloud options available for commerce include public, private and the latest, hybrid. These options may leverage infrastructure as a service (IaaS), platform as a service (PaaS), back up as a service (BaaS), storage as a service (STaas) or most commonly software as a service (SaaS). With this array of possibilities, and the physical locations often a mystery, it’s not hard to envision where the term “cloud” originated.