Quiz: Is the Cloud Right for Your Business?

By admin
August 1, 2014


In a number of previous blogs, we have discussed the significance and need for cloud migration and what it means to you and your organization.

[For those who’ve missed them, here’s the list of our posts about cloud migration.]

The Power of Cloud Computing

5 Cloud Advantages you Didn’t think about

6 Reasons why large enterprises should move to Amazon Web Services

So, if you are a techie trying to convince your boss to move to the cloud, well, you better speak the language your boss needs to hear. cloud right for business - quiz

How impressed do you think he will be when you say something like: “Hey Bob, I signed up for the free AWS tier and I found this cool VPC feature. We can select our IP range, create subnets, and a lot more cool stuff. We should probably think of moving to the cloud.”

To a non-techie decision-maker, this might sound something like: “Hey Bob, I signed up for the blah, blah, blah, and I found this cool blah, blah. We can select blah, blah, blah, … ”

Your expectation: Your boss understands the importance of VPC (which he should by the way!).

Actual Result: Duh!

While you might be a pro in using cloud services, make sure you know it well enough that you can convince your mom and kid to use it. Ok, your boss, mom and kid … either way, you better know your stuff!

For now … relax. We have a set of 10 questions to start you off on the right track: