IT Best Practices.
Cloud Computing Making the Most of Efficient Resource Utilization
A cloud strategy is pivotal to leveraging the cloud to produce a proper structure for your business objectives. It gives an organization the transparency necessary to outline what the company hopes to achieve by utilizing the cloud for their business. This should include setting expectations on cost and value from using a cloud platform. Without a cloud strategy in place, there is an increased risk of poor execution — of having a business go off the rails —before it even has the chance to succeed. That cloud strategy, and that success, can be achieved by using a proper cloud platform like CloudKeySM.
By utilizing cloud services, a company can save on both employee productivity and resource utilization.
Increasing Efficiency Naturally
For almost any business, the principal dynamics of how to make a profit are fairly simple: increase revenue or reduce costs. While simple in structure, in practice, it can sometimes feel like raising prices is the only way to maintain profitability. However, as we see time and time again, efficiently improving employee and resource utilization are proven methods for increasing profits by simply reducing cost. And managing your network services is an excellent way to improve employee and resource utilization.
Improve Resource Utilization
One of the major benefits of operating in the cloud is the ability to scale quickly and efficiently according to your business needs. Clouds allow for scaling up and down as well as scaling out and in. This means that no matter the demands of your business, the network infrastructure can grow to meet demand, or reduce the size to a minimum to save on resources when no longer needed. No resources wasted on idle terminals leads to savings for you and your business. So much so, that the average savings for companies in 2021 was around 15% on all IT spending, with small and medium business spending 36% less on IT through the cloud (WebTribunal).
Improve Employee Utilization
Trying to achieve better efficiency doesn’t have to be a herculean task only meant for a Six Sigma Master Black Belt. A dedicated cloud platform is designed to take the operating costs of managing IT from your employees and free them to better spend their time on growing your business. All the time and energy that are used for IT solutions can be reduced to a mere footnote, as dedicated IT supports you in operating your business.
Additionally, cloud services can help your team to better collaborate through various communication platforms. These platforms create direct lines of communication, as well as offering storage options to help send the documents you have quickly and without adulteration. Even better is the ability to access these documents from any device, if the necessary access privileges are in place.
Cloud services can be the key to efficiency, especially when considering resource allocation and utilization. Ultimately, when considering your business needs, you want to increase profits. But reducing costs isn’t always easy when you also want to maintain quality. With Global IP Networks’ CloudKeySM platform, the quality of your network is preserved, as we offer premium services to all our customers while still saving them money on their network needs. The availability we offer to our customers is of the highest caliber because we serve our customers like family. Reach out today for a free consultation and we’d be happy to evaluate your business to provide a custom experience.