A cloud service is any service made available to users on demand via the Internet from a cloud computing provider’s servers as opposed to being provided from a company’s own on-premises servers. Cloud services are designed to provide easy, scalable access to applications, resources and services, and are fully managed by a cloud services provider.
According to a study by the International Data Group, 69 percent of businesses are already using cloud technology in one capacity or another. And has significantly transformed their business sphere.
One of the benefits of Innovations in this age is to enable work done easier and to solve persistent problems in businesses and in our daily living. A school environment should not be left out of this Innovation.
Cloud service usage in the school offers many benefits. It allows the school administrator to set up what is essentially a virtual office to give him/her the flexibility of connecting to the school business anywhere, any time. With the growing number of web-enabled devices used in today’s business environment (e.g. smartphones, tablets), access to school data is made easier
Here are few of the Importance of using Cloud-based service to aid your school administrations:
1. Cost savings: Imagine how much that will be saved if some of the money spent to procure papers and file holders in the school are been saved. Once you’re on the cloud, easy access to your company’s data will save time and money. According to surveyed by Bitglass in 2015 more business were reported to save more as they utilize the Cloud computing in their businesses. This is the savviest way school administrators can cut cost in running the school.
2. Security and loss prevention: RapidScale claims that 94 percent of businesses saw an improvement in security after switching to the cloud, and 91 percent said the cloud makes it easier to meet government compliance requirements. The key to this security system is the Encryption of data being transmitted over networks and stored in databases. By using encryption, information is less accessible by hackers or anyone not authorized to view your data. As an added security measure, with most cloud-based services, different security settings can be set based on the user. Also, this innovation is not only secured it is also safe. Every data saved can be accessed at any time anywhere.
With the tide of things and the evolution of science around us, it is, therefore, crucial and important that School owners and educators utilize the Cloud based system to transform the face of the school business and to generate more productivity and to power growth in the school Administration. This is the future of school business!