A summary of Benefits of Cloud is listed below.

  • Opex vs Capex, no new staff, no buying of servers and storage upfront!
  • No physical, servers, network, switches, protocols etc
  • Focus on core business instead of infrastructure
  • Reduced Time to Market
  • Zero upfront costs and higher efficiency in resource utilization
  • No stand-by capacity. Capacity added on demand
  • Massive scalability, Storage, network and cpu’s
  • Improved risk management
  • Configuration Flexibility
  • Improved Reliability
  • Instant deployment and provisioning
  • IT is no longer a infrastructure nightmare for Business growth
  • Cloud databases offer horizontal scale out, automated indexing, fast query and data partitioning for event Tera-bytes of data
  • Going green