Cloud computing has distinctive
characteristics which helps us understands its main features and
functionalities. A review of these characteristics is important to understand
cloud computing concepts and how they are implemented as a service. The
characteristics like On-Demand Self service,
Resource pooling, broad network access and measure service makes the
cloud computing more appealing. Consumers can access to applications, network storage without
having to interact with a service provider. They can access these services
through various platforms like laptops, mobile phones and tablets etc.
of Cloud Computing
Below mentioned are some of the
benefits of implementing cloud computing services by business organizations.
(Work from Anywhere)
: Most of the cloud providers are reliable in providing
the services. Using the internet
connection, the workers in an organization can access to the
applications from anywhere as the cloud
connection is always available.
Effective : One of the major advantage of cloud based applications
is that the
organizations only pay
for what they use. By using cloud services any organization can save money
by reducing the servers
count, cost to
purchase a software, and also reduce use of human effort by
making sure it doesn’t
have any impact on
Security : Cloud computing gives
good security whenever a potential loss like losing
a laptop with sensitive data
occurred. As all the data/information is stored in cloud and a
maintained, everything is restored back. Also
the cloud service providers are specialized in
erasing important data from the lost
and Software Updates
: All the cloud computing services run on the
networks of secure data center.
Any software or a security update is performed by service
providers so the resources in
the business organization do not need to
invest their time in
performing all the necessary updates.
Collaboration : Project team can access and easily share information
from any place
through the shared
storage . This helps improving the product development and also reduces the
amount of time on
delivering the output. It enhances the productivity of the team.