The world of cloud computing is in a state of flux. Not long ago, the cloud was considered an emerging technology, known only to IT specialists. Today it is a part of everyday life – 96% of businesses use the cloud in one form or another, and this number only looks set to grow. Whether you are one of the few that hasn’t embraced the technology, or you are keen to keep up with the times, it is important to stay up-to-date with the latest trends for cloud computing solutions.
So, with 2020 approaching and IT looking to make important decisions on utilizing budgets, we take a look at seven key trends that look to shape the future of cloud computing solutions. These could have a profound effect — not only on organizations’ computer systems and websites but also on running their whole operation.
In this article, we’ll cover:
Increased storage capacity
Impact on SEO
The Internet of Everything
The rise of serverless technology
Hybrid or multi-cloud strategies
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1. Increased storage capacity
One of the major aspects of the future of cloud computing is the need for increased storage capacity — and how providers will offer this capacity to businesses and private users. This is due to the fact that many businesses are choosing the cloud as their only IT solution, meaning all of their data is stored on the cloud.
And given the amounts of data that is needed to be stored — due to everything from compliance with data regulations, to the increasing needs to cybersecurity software — the amount of storage is set to