Moving from an on-premise to a cloud-based environment may significantly reduce IT costs. Many of the hidden costs (maintenance, hardware costs, upgrades, etc.) are handled by the subscription provider in a cloud computing environment. By moving to a hybrid or fully-implemented cloud computing/storage environment, you get the following benefits:
Cloud-based computing and storage systems can easily be scaled up or down to meet your business needs.
Automating the flow of data from entry to report production helps with data integrity and saves time due to the reduced number of clicks and key-strokes. Automation also gives real-time reports showing the health of the business or of individual jobs.