Why cloud computing is the best way to improve your companies cyber security
To some, the idea of giving up direct control of your data can make companies feel uneasy. But small to medium sized businesses shouldn’t ignore the security benefits the cloud has to offer. Implementing cloud-based solutions for your business is certain to bring a higher standard of security that your in-house IT team is unlikely to achieve. We’ve come up with a few points to help ease your mind.
Safe guarding your data
Securing data is a top priority for SMB’s and there are cloud-based security systems which implement certain protocols to guard certain data like credit card transactions and customer’s personal information. It is an extra layer of security which can prevent unwanted third parties from getting hold of your invaluable data.
Reduces Human Errors
Technological advances in recent years reduce the need for human involvement. Using technology for the jobs that used to require manual work, eliminating the risk of human error.
Elimates loss or stolen storage devices
Another important benefit of migrating your data to the cloud is the fact it erases the risk of losing or misplacing storage devices that withhold valuable data. More importantly, it elimates the risk of it getting in to the wrong hands. Losing sensitive data such as customer information, financial details could even get you in trouble with authorities.
The majority of business are not in the technology sector and might lack the knowledge and expertise to keep your data protected. For example, if you’re in the healthcare, financial or education section you are probably less informed than those working in a high tech environment. The level of expertise available within your internal business with be limited compared to what a cloud specialist can offer.
If you care enough about your data then any one of the above benefits should be enough to convince you to move to the cloud. Its time to show your data the love and care it deserves. Luckily, we have a team full of loving and caring people who are eager to help set you up. Get in touch with one of our cloud specialists today by calling 08000 481 848 or fill out the contact form below and we will get in touch.
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