When you think data management, you probably think about the cloud. While it’s true that there are several benefits to a cloud-hosted service, there are still limits to what can migrate, says Computerworld. Not all of your current applications may be compatible, and would require more capital than you’re willing to invest in order to transition them.
If you’re trying to consolidate space at your business but still don’t want to immediately pursue the cloud, partner with an IT services company. They’ll be able to manage and protect your data on secure servers and backup sites.