Businesses can’t ask where they want to be in 5 years without considering where they want their tech to be as well.
The way we handle our IT solutions has a direct impact on how we handle business, growth, and disaster.
With technology constantly evolving, it is extremely important to build solutions that can evolve over time!
The need to build forward-thinking solutions with existing hardware is why understanding Azure is key to your next step.
In a previous post, we talked about “Why We Recommend Azure?”, discussing why Azure is our cloud solution of choice and the merits of its security, support and cost. This post, we’re getting a little more technical and talking about IaaS and PaaS, the two basic services Azure offers users. Azure is Microsoft’s cloud platform. Users can buy service for storage, hosting, or running application on-demand from its global network of datacenters houses servers, storage, and software. It supports the largest number of operating systems, devices, databases languages, and tools. Azure’s primary options are IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) and PaaS (Platform as a Service)
Next Steps In Assessing Your Situation
Depending on your business, one of the above may be more appealing than the other. Learning about both should help you see how your current solutions can benefit from Azure’s features. Even for those of us with infrastructure in place, there are excellent options to leverage our on-site assets, benefit from off-site infrastructure and still be thinking 5 years ahead.
Contact us with questions or attend our upcoming Azure Webinar to learn more about if Azure is right for you and enter your chance to win a $100 gift card! Attendees of the webinar also have the opportunity to receive a free custom assessment and cost analysis of their specific environment. Sign up for our Azure webinar today!