Five Reasons to Move Real-Time Communications into the Cloud
There are some enterprise applications that were born to be in the cloud.
Customer relationship management (CRM) applications were an early favorite
because salespeople (the primary consumers of CRM) are decentralized and
mobile. Web applications and personal data storage are also ideal cloud
applications because they allow enterprises to scale up easily while driving
down costs. Enterprises have held on to their communications, however, making
it one of the last applications to move into the cloud.
Enterprises are now waking up to the fact that some people were born to use
the cloud - specifically, those born in the 1980s and known as millennials.
Millennials will soon make up more than half of the U.S. workforce and, for
them, mobility and decentralization aren't the exception, they're the rule.
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