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How the Optimized Cloud Can Give Your Business a Strategic Advantage

It’s well-known that governments of all sizes, from federal to municipal, suffer from outdated IT systems. Many businesses and charitable organizations also suffer from this strategic disadvantage. Technology has never moved as fast as it does today. Technology solutions for businesses in Long Beach must be able to not only keep up, but stay ahead of competitors.

Benefit From the Optimized Cloud

Strategic technology planning has never been more critical. Optimizing the benefits available from cloud computing can become an important component of this business strategy. Replacing IT capital expenditures and maintenance costs with an affordable monthly expense allows limited funds to be diverted to other business-critical areas.

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There are five significant ways in which the layered approach of an an optimized cloud can benefit your business.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS): Instead of buying soon-to-be-obsolete equipment, pay only for the computing power and disk space that you need. This saves substantial capital costs. Your in-house IT personnel will have the time to focus upon mission-critical goals rather than spending valuable time on maintaining hardware. Computing requirements can be scaled up or down as needed.

Platform as a Service (PaaS): Consolidate your existing applications and build new applications on a shared platform, leveraging the platform’s services. This permits both the fastest time-to-market and the lowest ownership and management costs. Best-of-breed databases and application servers encourages innovation, never more important than today.

Software as a Service (SaaS): Gain the benefits of a solid foundation including a stable infrastructure, security, customization and tier 1 support. NSP offers the most complete software portfolio available today from any public cloud. Connect all of your business processes for increased flexibility.

Desktop as a Service (DaaS): Virtual desktop services allow personal desktop environments to be available anywhere, a necessity for today’s mobile employees. Security and efficiency are provided for smartphones, iPads and other tablets, laptops and netbooks. Productivity is increased when users can access what they need from wherever they happen to be.

Cybersecurity as a Service (CaaS): The number of cybersecurity threats increases daily. Mobility, the Internet of Things and social media are creating new opportunities for cyber criminals. Professional security and monitoring have become a top priority for businesses of all sizes.

The Optimized Cloud is only one of the many IT services offered to California businesses by Network Solutions Provider (NSP). Visit the website to learn more and to schedule a free consultation.

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