Friday February 28, 2020

Hundred mile high city

The climb into the cloud is a challenge for SMEs, writes Ross O’Neill

5th June, 2016
Karl Mulhall, data centre operations manager at Interxion

The adoption of cloud and data centre services in the small to medium enterprise space is considerably slower than the take-up in larger corporates. Smaller entities which do not need the level of uptime and resilience that can be provided by a cloud often see the cloud as a more expensive option to the onsite, one or two servers that will be amortised over five to seven years.

Not only this, but these companies rarely...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Co-founder predicts €4 billion plus market for special microchip used in mobile phones, cars and wearables

Emmet Ryan | 3 weeks ago

Search giant to pay undisclosed sum for Dublin-based firm that helps local retailers sell online

Róisín Burke | 1 month ago

Irish business signs partnership with Canadian firm Instant Brands to bring more users to its platforms

Emmet Ryan | 2 months ago