The advent of cloud computing technologies has revolutionized every area of business. The cloud brings agility and scalability to business procedures, mobilizes solutions and optimizes resources to the core. Looking at the amazing benefits offered by the cloud, every industry is aggressively trying to capitalize on this trend. Analyst firm Gartner reports that the cloud adoption is seeing high rates of growth, reflecting a shift from legacy IT to cloud-based services.
While the cloud offers several benefits to enterprises and SMBs, every organization needs to evaluate certain aspects to understand when and how to implement the cloud technology as well as identify the services that can be moved to the cloud. This article is an organizational audit for implementation of cloud computing for startups as well as large enterprises from the ground level.