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Cloud vs. on-premise: Here's what you need to know

So you're thinking about moving away from data centres and into the cloud. Here's what you need to know. 

If you're still running on virtual servers on-premise - whether actually on your own site or in a colocation data centre - you may be wondering if you, too, should make the move to the cloud.

Beyond the cost, security and management advantages cloud computing provides to the IT department, cloud solutions like Google Cloud Platform (GCP) also help you create a modern IT infrastructure that supports innovation and business transformation.

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FRONT COVER - Cloud vs On-premise

In this download, we'll explain the advantages of cloud over on-premise solutions and 6 key areas for consideration, including:

Set up and times to go live

Ongoing maintenance and upgrades

Upfront and ongoing financial costs

Data storage, backup and disaster recovery

Mobility and configuration

Security measures

According to Forbes, 83% of enterprise workloads are now running in the cloud

Whether actually on your own site or in a co-location data centre — you may be wondering if you, too, should make the move to the cloud.

Perhaps you’re already using the cloud, or you might be reviewing your strategy in light of regulatory changes, increased security threats and developments in technology. Either way, our Google Cloud Platform Specialists can help.

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Technology changes at pace so it’s hard to keep up to date.  By sharing some free knowledge and best practice, we hope to help you make the right decisions for your business. Keep us in mind next time you have questions on Google Cloud!

Get started today with our cloud vs. on-premise infographic