Competition in business market has limited the profit margins and so has capped the options of extravagant CAPEX and OPEX. IT plays a vital role in modern business whether it is the marketing, sales, support or even interconnectivity of the resources locations of the business. Cloud hosting has made the IT applications and infrastructure so cost effective and attractive for entrepreneurs in this competitive environment.
Cloud hosting caters every process of the business as mentioned above. Cloud hosting fall in two major categories; one is private and other is public. Private cloud hosting is not suitable for small and medium business due to high CAPEX and extra operations and maintenance cost. Public cloud hosting is most beneficial for all form of business. Following are some very salient benefits which can be achieved through cloud hosting services.
Cloud Hosting Benefits:
- Cloud hosting realizes the concept of virtualization which is fundamental principle of the cloud hosting; by virtualization you get the principally unlimited capacity of the resources or server capacity in terms of space, processing and bandwidth. The servers are virtual machines out of a farm of machines or servers which gives you the sense of infinite of the capacity.
- Centralized management of the servers, services and other network resources make it very feasible for easy operation and maintenance with high quality of services.
- The virtual resources and pooling of the resources provide the high class efficiency and performance of available networks, software and servers.
- The cost of the cloud hosting is very reasonable as compare to the management of private cloud hosting. Low price of the service has drawn a high level of affinity and attraction for the businessman toward cloud hosting.
- Customized usage or on-demand usage type of services is the key features of cloud hosting which leaves you with many of the options to choose from. This helps to plan your needs and subsequently monthly or annually charges to bear.
- Online and backup support of the cloud hosting service provider is also very important for the customers. A 24×7 customer support service on-web and on-phone is available which is a big satisfaction for a customer of cloud hosting.
- There are many types of services as per need like, you can use root access service or just simple web hosting service or you can develop your own application or you can use providers’ application; so there is a great flexibility of services.
- Effective scalability is another important benefit for the customer; in which immediate and easy expansion as well as modification in the services and infrastructure is available.
- Availability of many types of web services, platforms and technologies which can be benefited on cloud hosting.
- Redundancy of the data and restoration of the lost data mechanism.