The buzz: “I fell off my pink cloud with a thud.” -Elizabeth Taylor.
By 2019, cloud software delivery will grow to 112 Billion dollars –five times faster than traditional software– leveling the IT playing field. With uneasiness, skepticism and “technical acrophobia” about the cloud mostly a thing of the past, cloud adoption could grow from 22 percent today to 32 percent in the next 24 months. The main beneficiaries? Small and mid-sized businesses -SMBs. But should they still worry about reliability, availability, data security, and pricing complexity?