Why Use Cloud Computing?
Cloud technology allows both organizations and individuals to be more efficient. It enables faster, easier, and more cost-effective computing, all within a secure and customizable environment. Large organizations are able to develop services to fit the specific needs of their employees, members, and customers. Small organizations and individuals are empowered by taking advantage of services and capabilities that would otherwise be beyond their means. Every business and individual stands to benefit from incorporating cloud computing into their regular operations.
Who Uses Cloud Computing?
Many different types of businesses, organizations, governments, and even individuals are now using cloud computing in their daily operations. The types of business that utilize this technology range from large international corporations with thousands of employees, all the way down to small local businesses. In fact, over half of all U.S. businesses now use cloud computing, with the number expected to grow in the coming years. Cloud computing is becoming more versatile and mainstream; any business can benefit from its capabilities. WHOA specializes in working with businesses of all types to identify the ways in which they can become more successful through this technology.
Other types of organizations and governments have followed suit, and are steadily transitioning to cloud computing. In the education sector, schools, universities, and professional organizations have recognized the value of cloud computing, and now routinely utilize its capabilities. National, state, and local governments have also discovered the advantages of cloud computing, and are shifting more and more of their operations to this technology.
Finally, individuals are taking advantage of cloud computing on a daily basis. Nearly all of the most common personal computing tasks now involve cloud technology, and individual users are constantly finding new ways to take advantage. Whether on a computer, cell phone, or another type of mobile device, everyone from a highly tech-savvy user to a beginner can exploit cloud technology and benefit.