For senior business management - approaching cloud computing with care from the buy side
Reaping the benefits, overcoming the pitfalls and risks
Tuesday, 3 August 2010
Cloud Computing - MiFi as Internet Access Contingency Option
Last week we looked at "Cloud Computing – Internet Access is Everything". As IT Consultant Andy Scott has said “Loss of Internet = loss of information systems. PERIOD.” Not a comfortable or useful position to be in if your business is reliant on email and the internet to function, especially using cloud applications.
You will have reviewed each cloud provider, before using them, for their backup, recovery and contingency plans. You realise you have to take the internet as it is, and so far so good. But what can you do at your end?