07 Dec '12, 8am

Do we really need the cloud?: Although cloud computing has existed for a while, the space became a lot of contes...

Do we really need the cloud?: Although cloud computing has existed for a while, the space became a lot of contes...

These are some of the many benefits of migrating to the cloud . Yet, many companies are still approaching the cloud with much precaution while some have been quick to adopt it. Because there are many different rationales behind some of these behaviours , this article seeks to explain the differences in sentiments, urging entrepreneurs and businessman to ask themselves – Do we really need the cloud? Although cloud computing has existed for a while, the space became a lot of contested and talked about when big players such as Microsoft, Oracle, Dell, Hp jumped onto the bandwagon. Apart from big corporations, the space has also seen entries from many tech startups building their business around cloud computing. One of such includes Language cloud from Japan. During the dotcom era, many companies wanting to migrate to the cloud would have to invest a sizeable capital to build ...

Full article: http://e27.sg/2012/12/07/do-we-really-need-the-cloud/

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