Apart from making IT organizations more flexible and scalable in terms of handling hardware and software stuff, the cloud computing technology has also taken mobile world into its arena. These days the mobile companies too have started deploying cloud related activities in their applications. Year 2013 will see a drastic change in the mobile cloud market as more and more users wish to migrate their confidential assets to the mobile phones they are carrying. Be it smartphones, tablets or related mobile gadgets, switching to cloud hosting will make it more viable to carry out basic as well as complex business operations smoothly and efficiently.
Prime reason for a technology like cloud computing to shoot at its peaks is because of unique features and characteristics it offers its clients. Some of the characteristics of cloud computing are discussed below that might prove to be helpful for mobile organizations to opt it as their core technology platform. Let us ponder upon some points in this relation:
Extreme Flexible Business Environment
Cloud computing offers highly flexible business environment because of the fact that it covers all the important platforms of an organization including IaaS (Infrastructure-as-a-Structure), PaaS (Platform-as-a-Service) and SaaS (Software-as-a-Service). This gives leverage to organizations to explore every bit of their IT related matter via cloud as a core medium.
Affordability Factor Remains the Important Most
The very first thing that comes to minds of businesses is that how affordable a technology is and how far can it drive its operations and with what agility. Cloud computing, being one of the most versatile technologies that came up in recent times promotes cost-effective strategies that can be deployed in the internal infrastructure of any organization. Cost in terms of purchasing hardware and software applications is a very important factor for organizations and with cloud computing they can actually cut down on costs to a great extent.
Mobile phone segment, thus is a bright market where mobile companies can implement cloud computing measures so that they themselves set benchmarks for their competitors.
Ample Storage Without any Hurdle of Frequent Downtimes
When we talk about cloud computing, we are probably emphasizing on the making minutest of the asset in the form of data virtual. However, this is not possible till the time there is ample storage space in the company's infrastructure. Cloud computing platform not only provides ample storage space but also enough space to expand potentially as virtual world gaint.
In case of mobile phone companies, providing ability to users to access their vital statistics through their mobile phones becomes quite important. Using cloud computing methodology can help them out in this relation.
Monitoring and controlling cloud data center built for storing all the mobile phone applications should be assisted with professional workforce and with round clock service.
Considering These Points, what is Future of Mobile Cloud Market?
Aforementioned points throw enough light on the fact whether mobile cloud market will survive in near future. Nevertheless, the future is of this segment is surely not going fade out instead bloom and transform the traditional mobile phone applications to cloud oriented ones.