More and more discussions are being had today regarding the move by businesses toward cloud-based storage. The cloud is a virtual space that allows users to place data into a public, private or hybrid space free of physical limitations. It gives you the ability to lower your infrastructure costs and maximize your storage capability.
It is important to understand why more enterprises are moving to cloud storage and how cloud storage impacts your information technology (IT) data systems. This understanding allows you to make the appropriate decisions with regards to the allocation to resources to the cloud and how to properly manage them and you data.