Leveraging Cloud Capabilities through Outsourced IT Services
Businesses need to improve their IT infrastructures in order to keep up with the continued growth of data being generated by diverse sources, and the corresponding need for advanced digital capabilities. Businesses are changing their models to support cloud operations which serve as virtual data centers for storing and quickly accessing information across a wide variety of devices.
Cloud computing is forecast to reach $162 billion in 2020, according to the IDC.
Software outsourcing can be an effective means of managing cloud operations when your vendor is using cloud-based systems and platforms as part of their delivery model. Regarding software outsourcing, Latin America will reach the fastest spending growth in public cloud services by 2021 with a CAGR of 26.2%.
Cloud computing versus hybrid cloud computing
Cloud computing utilizes a network of remote, internet hosted servers to manage, process, and store data instead of using a local server:
Hybrid cloud computing is a combination of private cloud and third-party public cloud services, with an integration between the two platforms.
How outsourcing can help you take advantage of cloud computing
Integrating a cloud infrastructure into your business environment can cost a lot of time, money, and employee resources to build and maintain, even if it saves you money in the long run.
Nearshore software outsourcing is an ideal method of strengthening and improving your company's IT infrastructure without devoting internal resources to the task as reputable outsourcing agencies can act as an extension of your own company. Software outsourcing companies are already operating with the latest digital technologies and feature the skills of experienced personnel that can handle your cloud computing requirements at competitive costs. Look for a vendor that has integrated cloud-based services into their delivery model.
Frost & Sullivan predicts that infrastructure-as-a-service market in Latin America will reach $4.79 billion by 2021 as companies leverage the cloud to support their digital transformation strategies. This means that organizations are realizing the proven benefits of outsourcing cloud capabilities as a way to extract the most capabilities from cloud computing.
Business benefits of cloud-based outsourcing
Nearshore outsourcing solutions for your cloud operations can offer numerous business advantages:
Vetting reliable cloud solution providers
When selecting an outsourcing vendor that includes cloud computing as part of their delivery model, or when implementing your own cloud computing strategy, there are a few things to consider:
About Perficient Latin America
Perficient Latin America delivers high-quality software engineering solutions by mastering advanced processes and technologies, such as big data, machine learning, and DevOps, among others. The company's reliable nearshore model, coupled with its top-tier, extensively trained software engineers, allows for efficient agile iterations and a focus on continuous experimentation.