Some Clouds are Meant to be Kept Private

Ready or not, cloud computing is here to stay and businesses need to make sure they are well educated on the benefits of each model and know how to select an experienced cloud provider. A well-managed private cloud can address concerns for applications with sensitive data or availability for customized solutions, while public clouds offer lower cost options for more generalized applications and storage. The key is to under- stand which applications are best for each cloud model, and why some applications are meant solely for private cloud.