Cloudtweaks: What’s Coming Next In The Cloud

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Cloudtweaks: What’s Coming Next In The Cloud

Jim Shepherd, Plex Systems, discusses the advantages of cloud computing and what's yet to come.

May 7, 2013

When people think of cloud computing, two benefits usually spring to mind: an end to burdensome onsite system maintenance and the beginning of real-time, Web-based data access. But there’s a third set of advantages offered by today’s cloud innovators. Through a new “living” approach to product development, system enhancements are developed in response to customer needs on an ongoing basis and offered to all users as they become available. That means users get new features faster, and those features are more closely aligned with their actual business needs.