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Review: The Progress of Cloud Computing in 2022

Review: The Progress of Cloud Computing in 2022

The cloud; what only a few years ago was being dismissed as a fad by many has now engulfed the IT industry, being the dominant platform that many businesses are choosing to migrate their managed services onto. The term cloud computing first hit the mainstream in 2009 and every year since the industry has continued …

4 Ways Cloud Hosting is Like Santa

4 Ways Cloud Hosting is Like Santa

You might think it Christmas crackers to believe a beardy, old sleigh driver donning a red hat, has anything remotely in common with an internet-based hosting solution but you’d be wrong. Both of them, in their own unique ways, can bring us many benefits. So, as Christmas approaches and we begin to let our minds …

How Cloud Hosting is Transforming Retail

How Cloud Hosting is Transforming Retail

Technology is changing the retail landscape at a dramatic rate. The proportion of online sales continues to grow (from 2.8% in 2006 to 32.8% in 2020 – source: ONS), there are more ways to sell than ever before and the lines between online and in-store shopping are becoming increasingly blurred. To stay competitive, many retailers …

Why Cloud is Essential for Digital Transformation

Why Cloud is Essential for Digital Transformation

Across the globe, organisations are acknowledging the need for digital transformation as new technologies, like data analytics, AI, ML and the IoT make traditional processes redundant and force unprogressive companies out of business. At the same time, shifting customer needs and behaviours demand companies undertake digital transformation in order to evolve. Without the adoption of …

7 Ways to Improve Cloud Cost Management

7 Ways to Improve Cloud Cost Management

The economic turmoil following in the wake of the global pandemic means most companies will be looking to cut costs. While migration to the cloud has long been seen as a way for businesses to reduce capital expenditure and overheads, with careful management, it is also possible to minimise cloud expenditure too. Here, we’ll look …

Hosting Confusion? Different Web Hosting Types Explained

Hosting Confusion? Different Web Hosting Types Explained

Baffled by all the different types of web hosting? Unsure what they all are or which is the right one for you? You’re not alone. To help, this post will look at each different type of hosting and explain what they are. What is web hosting? Before we discuss the different types of hosting, it …