Security, Cost Still Barriers to Small Business Cloud Storage Adoption
Small and midsize businesses are turning to cloud computing as an easier-to-manage, lower-cost alternative to traditional computing, but concerns over security and cost of implementation remained barriers to adoption, according to a survey of more than 100 companies by cloud computing specialist Twin Strata.
Overall, five out of six respondents indicated that they were either already using or plan to use cloud storage in some capacity, making it the most widely planned cloud initiative – even more than software as a service (SaaS).
As the survey was conducted at the Cloud Computing Expo, it’s not surprising that nearly three-quarters (73 percent) of respondents have implemented some form of cloud computing already, with more than a quarter (28 percent) having done so for three or more years.
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