Ignoring the Cloud … Not Anymore!: Cloud Stats Rule

Aug 8, 2014 1:00:00 PM Flux7 Labs

It’s a well-known fact that we, as humans, tend to have this secret crush on stats. We are taken in awe when we see numbers. You know what I’m talking about … right?

For example, I believe that 75% of you reading this post will feel mind-blown when you read this:

“The human eye blinks an average of 4,200,000 times a year.”

(Please don’t hold me responsible if this is a false statement. Like you, I just believe the stats!)

The truth is … what caught your eye was the number that made itself standout in the sentence.

Today, I am going to walk you through some interesting cloud statistics, and even trends, that you should know. By knowing these, you will strengthen your bond with the emerging cloud.

There’s been a lot of buzz circling around the cloud. It’s been growing, and growing pretty quickly during the past few years. The reasons for this growth has been well acknowledged by the huge number of cloud adopters.

So, we have some pretty good evidences and reasons, too. Read some of our previous posts about the cloud and its benefits in the business world:

Soon, gone will be the days when the cloud is no longer an option, but the only choice to make … whether you like it or not. (That’s rude, isn’t it? Hmm ... NO! You’ll find out why. Keep reading!)

Following is an infographic which lists some interesting stats in regard to the cloud.

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Now that you are up on the stats showing the cloud is gaining ground, we invite you to learn even more about how you can leverage the cloud to become, or even stay, lean and agile.

Click here to find out how the cloud can optimize and modernize your infrastructure at a small to medium-sized business. Or, click here to see how quickly your large enterprise can migrate to the cloud.

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Written by Flux7 Labs

Flux7 is the only Sherpa on the DevOps journey that assesses, designs, and teaches while implementing a holistic solution for its enterprise customers, thus giving its clients the skills needed to manage and expand on the technology moving forward. Not a reseller or an MSP, Flux7 recommendations are 100% focused on customer requirements and creating the most efficient infrastructure possible that automates operations, streamlines and enhances development, and supports specific business goals.

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