While reducing costs is one of the most commonly touted benefits of cloud computing, decision-makers throughout the private sector often fail to understand the financial advantages of using the technology.
Cloud computing is on its way to becoming the technology with the most impact on the business world, especially as decision-makers gain more confidence in the hosted services and recognize their true underlying potential.
While the cloud had a phenomenal year in 2012, 2013 is also expected to be a big year for the technology, especially as more decision-makers adopt the hosted service and become more familiar with its benefits.
Advances in cloud computing and the growing awareness of its benefits drove the market forward in 2012 and will continue to do so in the coming years, encouraging CIOs and other IT leaders to adopt the technology.
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