Defining 10 common cloud terms

For many businesses the cloud has become a driving factor that supports numerous technical systems. These systems have been proven to reduce costs, increase productivity, and ensure security of vital data. However, there are still a large number of cloud related terms that can confuse. To help, here is an overview of 10 commonly used…

Cloud ERP – benefits for companies

The cloud has gone from a theoretical concept to being so commonplace that it’s a challenge to find a business that doesn’t have at least one cloud service supporting operations. While there is no dearth of cloud solutions, one of the increasingly popular systems is cloud-based ERP. Here we give you an overview of what…

Useful cloud solutions for your business

One of the hottest tech debates of the past couple of years is whether the cloud is a viable solution for businesses. For those business owners who have deemed that the cloud is a viable solution for their business, the first question they often ask is what workload, or existing system, should they move to…

The importance of the cloud in business

As computer technology continues to progress, small and large-scale businesses alike are now shifting to the cloud. It isn’t just an out-of-the-blue hysteria, as the shift from the traditional file management systems to Web-based platforms have increasingly gained momentum over recent years. For business owners, this groundbreaking revolution is a significant development that maximizes the…

How the cloud can reduce costs

The cloud is one of the most popular tech terms of 2013, and will continue to be so for the foreseeable future. There are many different types of cloud and cloud-based service providers that offer businesses some great potential benefits. One of the most touted advantages of cloud services is that they can reduce costs,…

Does virtualization = the cloud?

One of the most popular tech terms of the past year, and more, is ‘the cloud’. It seems like businesses the world over are not only interested in finding out more, but are now starting to integrate it into their work environments. When you hear experts talk about the cloud, they often also mention virtualization.…

5 ways SMBs use cloud services

The cloud is one of the most mystifying tech concepts. Ask 10 business owners about it and you will likely get 10 different answers. What these owners will agree upon however, is that it is useful for business, and that cloud systems will eventually come to be the main type of technology used in most…