Using the Cloud for Disaster Prevention
Jerry Whitehead covers the cloud by analyzing three major cloud study’s, including Evolve IP’s “Cloud of Dreams.” Whitehead specifically points out that the statistics on outages of cloud versus alternatives, in fact, heavily favors the cloud. Putting outages aside, the cloud would not be growing so astronomically if it weren’t fulfilling basic business needs: high performance and premium reliability at an affordable cost.
“Is the cloud defined by outages? No, and far from it. A report recently released by Evolve IP revealed that half of organizations that have deployed cloud solutions believe it has served as a preventative mechanism against disasters, acting as a disaster recovery system that underpins business continuity.”
To read the full article, please click here: Are Computers Only Human? Cloud Successes and Failures
To download your own copy of the Cloud of Dreams survey and infographic please click here: Cloud of Dreams Survey