Cloud computing has revolutionized the IT industry since its inception. Meanwhile all of the famous companies have started shifting from non-cloud products to cloud products. One can simply reduce his headache of controlling the payments, invoices, bills and receipts with the use of Cloud Computing.
Enterprises are all working on various kinds of apps in the cloud, such as customer relationship management (CRM), HR, accounting, and other. The basic demand that led to Cloud Computing was it provided more security to its applications and has almost reduced the use of hardware and software to manage the work.
Exponential Growth in Cloud Computing.
As far as I see, this exponential growth rate of the Cloud Computing is transforming the trends in the IT Industry.
- According to the latest research by Emergent Research elaborated, the farsightedness says that cloud technology will take over the small and medium businesses by the year 2020.
- According to the latest stats, Amazon, is expected to see nearly 50% year-to-year growth with their cloud services and it’s a big deal thou!
Jeff Bezos from Amazon highlights its importance in these words.
“You don’t generate your own electricity. Why generate your own computing?”
Justification of reshaping the IT Industry.
Here are a few points to justify that how cloud computing has reshaped the IT Industry.
- Distributed Staff.
Data is accessible from faraway places because of Cloud Computing. It now enables the companies/startups to have their remote employees. It’s 2017 and people love to work remotely.
- Reduction of Manual Maintenance Workforce.
Cloud Computing has structured the IT industry. It has reduced the need of manual staff needed to maintain the data and information over the software and hardware. This decentralization of data has created a vacuum between administration & maintenance and IT departments.
- Well Managed
To the best of our knowledge MS Word is now being replaced by the Google Docs these days. You don’t have to bother about the back-ups. Now you can create a doc, spreadsheet, presentation online and at the same time it can be viewed and shared by the other person you’ve given rights to. This trend in IT is gradually spreading all over because of the management facility that cloud computing is providing it consumers.
Nowadays, the pay-as-you-go approach is in high demand. To make long story short, businesses opt for buying services and configurations on demand alternatively going for paying long-lasting software and hardware.
Cloud Computing Future
Cloud Computing is gradually going to take every business under its network. It has changed most of the trends in IT industry and is more into changing the world!