How Viable Is The Cloud For Business

Cloud computing is real possibility for businesses these days, for a simple RAM error could mean serious consequences for the future, but for those who are not up with cloud computing, what does it all mean and what are the possibilities? These are questions that OpenStack is trying to address, together with the info graphic below this is a good place to start.

According to Rackspace, this is what open cloud computing could mean for businesses;

Less risk of technology or vendor lock-in

Increased flexibility in deployment of highly elastic commodity clouds

Better capabilities and a stronger platform from a bigger, more robust ecosystem of resources

Freedom to decide how you want your cloud

Greater industry standards

Improvements in the speed of innovation in cloud technologies

 

Source [Read Write Web]