The Benefits of Moving Your Apps to the Cloud

April 25, 2023

With the ever-evolving capabilities of cloud computing, it's quickly becoming the go-to platform for all of a business's IT aspects. It's well-known and becoming widely adopted for email, collaboration, and backups, but it's also something you should be looking at for your business's on-premises applications. There are several compelling reasons for migrating on-premises applications to the cloud:

  1.  Scalability: Cloud computing offers virtually limitless scalability, which means that you can easily scale up or down as your business needs change. This can be particularly beneficial for businesses that experience sudden spikes in demand, as they can quickly add more resources to meet their needs.

  2. Cost Savings: Cloud computing can help businesses save money by reducing the need for physical hardware, maintenance, and upgrades. You only pay for the resources you use, and there are no upfront costs.

  3. Security: Cloud providers have invested heavily in security infrastructure and employ security experts to ensure that their customers' data is safe. Cloud providers also offer more advanced security features than most on-premises solutions.

  4. Accessibility: Cloud computing allows users to access their applications and data from anywhere, as long as they have an internet connection. This can be particularly beneficial for businesses with remote workers or multiple locations.

  5. Reliability: Cloud providers offer high availability and redundancy, which means that your applications and data are less likely to experience downtime or data loss.

In short, migrating on-premises applications to the cloud can provide businesses with greater flexibility, cost savings, and security, as well as improved accessibility and reliability. Talk with ABM today to see how we can help you start realizing the cloud-based benefits for your applications.