Jul 15 2014

Using the Cloud to Build for Success, Savings and Growth [#Infographic]

By offloading IT infrastructure and administrative tasks to the cloud, companies are able to scale at a rapid pace.

Building a skyscraper requires architects, blueprints and raw materials. Similarly, a cloud infrastructure that businesses hope to rely on to take them sky-high, requires the same kind of strategic planning, investment and expertise.

Depending on the size of your organization and the IT skills within your organization, turning to a cloud provider might be your best bet for leveraging the benefits of infrastructure as a service.

In an infographic from CDW, the company outlines how companies can benefit from using IaaS as the foundation of their business. Efficiency and rapid provisioning are one example of this. Businesses can deploy a new server in the cloud in 15 minutes, while provisioning a new server on traditional IT can take as long as 90 days.

To learn more about how your business can benefit from cloud services, read the full infographic below.


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