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What is the cloud? Does my data really sit on fluffy white clouds and float above the world?
By: Continuum Blog
Mar. 9, 2016 05:00 AM
Helping Clients Understand Cloud Computing and Cloud Technology
What is the cloud? Does my data really sit on fluffy white clouds and float above the world? What happens when an airplane drives through my spreadsheet, or a bird gets stuck in my document?
The scope of cloud technology and cloud computing is growing, as is its adoption. Your prospects and clients could be using it right now and not even know it. When working with the right IT services provider, cloud technology helps small-to-medium-sized businesses scale up the IT needs of their companies much faster than setting up new hardware.
But what does this term “cloud” mean to your clients?
We wrote a whole eBook about how to explain the cloud to your clients, but here are four quick tips to help them better understand the role the cloud plays in their workday. Download our white label version at the end to use in your next email send!
What Is the Cloud?
You May Already be Using the Cloud
Why Use the Cloud?
Why Is the Term "Cloud" Used?
So, you can store and access files in the Cloud. You can use cloud-hosted applications, like Gmail and GoogleDocs. Finally, the cloud gives you access to your data anywhere with a network connection. This all sounds great, right?
It is, but as with anything on the Internet, these services need to be used responsibly.
In our next installment, we will look into how you can keep yourself and your data safe while utilizing cloud services. Stay tuned!
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