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Ten Factors to Consider When Moving to the Cloud

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    Does your existing license permit your software to be hosted via the cloud?

    It might be technically feasible to host your already purchased software in a SaaS style service, but typically virtualization and SaaS should be deemed a privilege, not a right – invariably software vendors will demand a levy for the flexibility that SaaS can offer.

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Ten Factors to Consider When Moving to the Cloud

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    Does your existing license permit your software to be hosted via the cloud?

    It might be technically feasible to host your already purchased software in a SaaS style service, but typically virtualization and SaaS should be deemed a privilege, not a right – invariably software vendors will demand a levy for the flexibility that SaaS can offer.

Employee personal adoption of the cloud combined with a range of improvements in the security of cloud technologies have driven more CIOs to consider cloud computing to cut costs and improve IT efficiency throughout their organizations. By the end of 2015, the size of the global cloud services market is estimated to be $180 billion. If you’re one of the organizations looking to move some of the 50 million physical servers worldwide to the cloud, a few critical points, identified by Rory Canavan of 1E, must be taken into consideration.