Colocation: A Potentially Better Choice Than Cloud Computing?
Cloud computing and colocation are becoming popular go-to solutions for managing data and IT workloads. However, colocation offers a number of tangible benefits that cloud computing is hard-pressed to match. The following explains a few of these benefits, as well as some of the reasons why your business might choose a colocation data center over a cloud computing vendor. Why Choose Colocation? Under the cloud environment, system resources are distributed across a number of physical locations that are managed by the vendor and made available as demand dictates.