Much as we try and understand technology, sometimes it’s probably a step too far. In addition you’re maybe too busy running your business or IT Department. Because of this we aim to demystify cloud and Microsoft Azure. So if you tell us what you’re wanting to achieve, we will design the solution for you! Azure is perhaps one of the largest and most flexible cloud computing platforms in the World due to its global network! With Azure you are truly able to sculpt your own solutions for almost all businesses! From Hyper-V Virtual Machine Hosting, SQL database and application hosting, backup and disaster recovery, and so much more. Furthermore services and consumption based, as a result you don’t need to invest in hardware infrastructure. The sky, or cloud is the limit! Services are delivered via a global network of managed data centres.
Azure offers you:
- Platform-as-a-Service (Paas)
- Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)
- Infrastructure-as-a-Service (Iaas)
Possibly one of the most common scenarios for business is a hybrid solution. This is especially relevant when you’re transitioning to the cloud. Another reason is that your benefiting from the best of local, with the advantage of cloud. Hybrid is where your On-Premises network works in conjunction with the cloud platform. This may be done for a number of reasons which may include the following:
- Fail-Over and Disaster Recovery
- Site-to-Site availability
- During migration to the cloud
- Some services available locally on the LAN, some remote via Cloud
Especially relevant is that Azure works well with businesses of any size. If you’re a small business you probably wish to backup your data to the cloud. Bigger businesses may wish to integrate Active Directory using Azure AD Connect, or possibly host applications and published applications. Whatever your need, or whatever you are trying to achieve, contact the infrastructure specialists at Eitex! Chances are we have worked on something similar in the past, or we already have a solution to fit. We’re here to help… Read more about Microsoft Azure here.