Small Business Managed Cloud Services: For Startups & Entrepreneurs The Future Is Now

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small business managed cloud services are explodingSavvy entrepreneurs are increasingly adopting cloud computing technology,
enjoying efficiencies that were previously available only to the largest of firms.

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New businesses must carefully manage their resources, which is why smart small business and startup managers and owners should be mindful of strategies and technologies that provide maximum productivity from limited time and resources. 

Small business managed cloud services both reduce equipment and IT support expenditure and are cheaper in the long run. Further, small business managed cloud servers are rapidly advancing with each passing month.

Managing your small business IT in-house is both draining and risky (you could lose your data!). Conversely, small business managed cloud servers, maintained by a team of professionals, can provide outstanding monetary and technological advantages, as shown in the Balboa Capital infographic. Here are just some of the benefits small business owners/managers and entrepreneurs realize using managed cloud services.

  1. Small Business Managed Cloud Services Save Time

While you are managing a startup, or any small business for that matter, your primary directive is to grow your business and achieve economic stability. Ideally you must divide your time and attention pursuant to your business plan, which is only possible without the distractions of administering IT demands and maintenance.

  1. Small Business Managed Cloud Servers Provide Expert Support

Even for those who love to cook, the smell and taste of meals prepared by professional chefs is far more appealing than when you do it.  While you may occasionally prepare a meal, professional chefs do it every day and know all the secrets for preparing gourmet meals, perfectly every time.

Such is equally true with managed cloud services, where cloud computing tech professionals with in-depth expertise re at your disposal 24/7.  Be it software failure or firewall issues, they are available for immediate support in the most expeditious fashion possible, insuring that your cloud always operates optimally.

  1. Small Business Managed Cloud Servers Reduce Operational Costs

When you opt for managed cloud services, you get virtual in-house IT experts who can look after cloud and related software issues, which by comparison yield significant short and long-term capital savings.

  1. Small Business Managed Cloud Services Provide Qualified IT Pros

Qualified small business managed cloud service providers understand your unique business technology needs. And as the needs of your business change, whether in terms of security, software or usage capacity, the services are flexible and easily scaled up.

Managed Cloud Servers in Conclusion

The shifting business and technology landscape of today demands increasing flexibility and responsiveness, most particularly from small businesses and entrepreneurial startups. As increasing numbers of firms are outsourcing IT and support, managed cloud services have emerged to serve the basic needs of virtually every category of business and industry.

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> Infographic source: Balboa Capital
the advantages of small business cloud services are outlined in this infographic


Sarah Gardiner

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