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The Age of Cloud Computing

It has been years since Cloud Computing has become the most revolutionary technological trend of IT industry of all times, being able to simplify and make efficient the work in both big and small enterprises.

However, what does it mean exactly the term “Cloud Computing“? It stands for services and products erogation or data storage systems by other third-party companies.

The innovative key of this technology is the freedom in accessing data from any type of device and any location in a rapid and scalable way.

The easy-to-use characteristic of these Cloud platforms, moreover, is boosting its popularity both in private and public life. To take advantage of these platforms, the end-user has no need to install any hardware component or plugin, he needs just a device (as laptops, smartphones or tablets) and an Internet connection, two elements that nowadays are available mostly to everyone.

For this reason, all companies are working to provide even more innovative services and products supported by simplicity of the of the Cloud model.

Among the multiple benefits a company can find out using this technology, there is for sure the economical efficiency of this solution. As opposed to on premise solutions, Cloud Computing does not require ingent start-up and components’ installation investments. This type of services and products is based on the “Pay per Use” logic, which has a cost related to the actual use of them, usually translated into the payment of a fee.

Moreover, Cloud has a key work for companies: speed. Through few clicks, it is possible to process an enormous quantity of data in a rapid way. Most of the Cloud Computing platforms is based on the “hosting” service by a global network of big data center, granting not only time efficiency but also security and protection of the processed data.

All of this can help companies to revolution their work processes and reduce ingent costs, boosting their growth.