The demand for cloud services is ever increasing by the day and experts predict this is going to be the trend for at least a few years. Well, it goes without saying that it represents a huge revolution in IT. It is important to understand the benefits and assess the need to take advantage of cloud computing. Understanding the concept is also very important as well.
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Cloud services is a term that refers to any hardware, storage, network, or interface delivered to the end user over the Internet either as a complete platform or separate components. The service provider has complete responsibility for information technology assets and the maintenance of those assets. This eliminates the need for the user to purchase and maintain equipment in house.
A hosted desktop is simply a virtual machine where the data, software, applications and the entire system configuration are connected through a server across the internet. This machine provides the same system configuration as the one of a physical computer. This computing technique allows an efficient flow of information between different parties far apart. It is a technique which when applied in any business entity will create several advantages to the users. The following is an overview of some of the advantages a business will accrue from adopting this kind of computing technique.
A recent report from the Information Services Group conducted from more than 24,000 contract records, shows that Cloud Services being featured in the deals has tripled from 9% in 2010 to 27% in 2012. Cloud computing is currently one of the only areas in IT that is growing rapidly, and it’s easy to see why. Cloud computing allows businesses to focus on their core business activities, rather than worrying about future proofing their IT solutions and paying for expensive equipment they may never fully utilise. Cloud computing allows you to increase or decrease your capacity as you require, and you only pay for what you’re using.
Network London is a UK IT support services provider with a majority of clients coming from the financial, recruitment and retail industries. To improve customer service and improve helpdesk satisfaction, a new helpdesk system has been acquired to assist in the tracking and supporting of customer helpdesk requests, to improve service levels for customer performance… continue reading »
August 2011 sees the launch of a new VMware based platform designed to meet the needs of existing and future customers, with enhanced features such as server and data replication, fast graphic streaming, remote sound and a large storage capacity for hosted exchange email accounts. The on-demand service allows companies to customise their desktops to exact requirements and provides the ability to instantly deploy new applications and resources.