DEVPRO JOURNAL: What’s the Next Move for Applications That Weren’t Born in the Cloud?

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What’s the Next Move for Applications That Weren’t Born in the Cloud?

POST WRITTEN BY: Jay McCall, featuring Scott Drossos, InterVision COO

May 9, 2019

For more than a decade, the loudest buzz has been about the advantages of software “born in the cloud.” It’s understandable. Cloud software is easy to access – even remotely from mobile devices. It’s flexible and scalable, reducing risk for industries that are experiencing rapid disruption. And it can be less costly for customers – cloud applications offered via the Software as a Service (SaaS) model minimize upfront costs and instead allow users to pay a monthly fee. Additionally, the vendor takes the burden for security patches and updates, which means the user needs less in-house IT support.

But are the advantages of cloud applications enough to justify a move to the cloud for an on-premises system?

Cloud Migration Pros and Cons

According to Scott Drossos … read more