Cloud computing offers countless advantages, such as quick implementation of convenient services, a high degree of scalability, cost-savings through the reduction of hardware and local access options on applications and data. But at the same time, cloud computing includes risk in regard to the security of your data. And often enough, the infrastructure of cloud services into your existing IT infrastructure and processes seems to be an almost insurmountable risk.
Cloud Computing requirements
For this reason, you need a solution that gives you the freedom to choose where you save confidential data and which applications you operate in your own computer center or that of your service provider, and which applications you would like to use as web services. And it goes without saying that you will want to integrate these web services into your existing IT infrastructure and be able to manage them centrally. And last but not least, you do not want to be bound to one single supplier, regardless of the particular cloud service provider or software supplier.