How we store, data is changing. The need to move away from physical storage has grown over the past decade. That is because the cost of physical hardware has increased, and the demand for more efficient services has grown. That’s why Cloud computing is enormously popular with business the world over. But what exactly is Cloud computing, and how could it help you?
Introducing The Cloud
‘The Cloud’ refers to services which can be accessed remotely from anywhere in the world. It’s based completely off-site, and accessible via the internet. There isn’t just one ‘Cloud’, however! It’s a general term that is used to apply to software, storage and even servers which work remotely.
For example, millions of businesses and private users already store their data through a Cloud service. Rather than having to rely on physical disk space, they pay a monthly or annual fee for their data to be backed up online. That means they have much more space at their disposal and can access the data they need from anywhere in the world with a login.
It’s not difficult to see how Cloud computing could benefit your business. However, let’s break it down a little further.
Cloud Benefits for Businesses
Your business could benefit from The Cloud in the following ways:
- You could store all of your data off-site, which means there is no longer a need for costly, bulky storage solutions.
- You could access the data you need from anywhere. That’s in the office, working from home, or in meetings. Mobile apps can help with this fluidity.
- You could easily backup all of your necessary data off-site. There’s no risk of any physical storage breaking down or being compromised.
- What’s more, you could restore any local data you may have lost in a matter of clicks.
- You could integrate a series of popular programs and resources to work with you and within The Cloud.
All in all, Cloud computing is helping to make things more efficient and more manageable for all. It’s a vast amount of flexibility that could stand to benefit most businesses.
Our Cloud Services
Sensible Business Solutions offers many Cloud services.
Cloud Consulting & Readiness Audits
Determine whether or not the Cloud is right for your business and whether your systems are ready. Perhaps a hybrid cloud environment is the right answer for you. We help you find out.
We can supply and support service business owners transition their business across to Microsoft’s cloud environment. This includes consulting, provisioning, data migration, training and developing procedures for staff while providing continued technical support as needed.
SensibleSync is a software platform, designed for businesses in Australia that enables online file synchronisation, file sharing, and backup. With a focus on security, reliability, and integration, SensibleSync provides businesses with a solution to the universal access, sharing, and file-recovery problems that plague organisations today.
Moving to The Cloud
Moving your business’ data operations to The Cloud may sound somewhat daunting, at first. However, transferring your data is a simple process which you will have complete control over. You will be provided with full login access to your Cloud services and will be able to set permissions and monitor usage.
Cloud computing is already seen by many businesses as the operational standard when it comes to data storage, retrieval and security. It is an efficient way to make sure your data has room to breathe and to ensure you have greater flexibility in the way you work with it.
Sensible Business Solutions is a brand which cares deeply about making your life easier. For more information on our Cloud services and expertise, click to ‘learn more’ above, or call us now on 1300-SENSIBLE, or 1300-736-742.
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