- February 9, 2023
- Posted by: Paul Martinovic
- Category: Blog Posts
Choosing the right cloud technology for your business can be a daunting task. With so many options available, it can be hard to know which one is the best fit for your needs. In this post, we will discuss some key factors to consider when making your decision, as well as a few popular cloud technologies that are currently available.
Identify Your Needs
Before you can choose the right cloud technology, you need to know what your business needs. Consider factors such as the size of your business, the types of data and applications you need to store and run, and the level of security and compliance required.
Assess Security and Compliance
Security and compliance are crucial considerations when it comes to cloud technology. Make sure to research the security measures and compliance standards that each option offers.
Evaluate Scalability and Flexibility
As your business grows, your cloud technology needs will likely change. Make sure to choose a cloud solution that is scalable and flexible enough to accommodate your changing needs.
Consider the Cost
Cost is always an important consideration when it comes to business decisions. Be sure to research the pricing models of different cloud technologies and choose one that fits within your budget.
Research Popular Cloud Technologies
Now that you know what to look for, PinPoint IT can offer a number of Cloud Services:
Hybrid Cloud is a computing environment which uses a mix of on-premises, private cloud and public cloud services flowing between them.
Hybrid Cloud offers you the best of both worlds with the right amount of infrastructure and hosted cloud whilst at the same time addressing data security, governance, compliance and budgetary challenges.
Pinpoint also offers a Private Cloud service (also known as Infrastructure-as-a-Service – IaaS). This cloud is a fully-outsourced service and customised computing infrastructure for your business. Instead of purchasing everything individually, we offer servers, software licenses, network equipment and data center space as a bundled managed service.
Microsoft 365 Management
Most of us have heard of Microsoft 365 before but do you know how to use all the features to the best of its ability? Microsoft 365 can digitally transform your business with orginsation, provisioning, tenant management, exchange online, full office suite, onedrive/sharepoint, microsoft teams, secure back for Microsoft 365
What is Soft-as-a-Service? (AKA SaaS) is a software delivery model, centrally located in the Cloud, we provide a 24/7 monitored service by experts, whilst you enjoy less deployment and management hassle. Another benefit is the ability to quickly deploy new software without the risk and upfront costs of investing in your own technology, you can respond promptly to oppurtunites.
We store all your critical and operational company data in our off-site backup solution and you can be assured it is safe with us and it won’t be lost. We continue to monitor the success of your backups to ensure they are complete and that they can be relied upon when required.
Choosing the right cloud technology for your business is not a decision to be made lightly. By considering your needs, assessing security and compliance, evaluating scalability and flexibility, and researching popular cloud technologies, you can be sure to make the right choice for your business. Contact Pinpoint IT today to discuss a Cloud Service solution that is right for your business.