Tuesday September 22, 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...

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