Guest Blog: Top 5 Cloud and Data Predictions for SMBs in 2013
By Margaret Dawson, vice president of product management, Symform
While small and medium businesses (SMBs) have been moving faster to the cloud than larger enterprises, the moves have been mostly at the application layer and have not always been with data protection top of mind. In 2013, businesses will take the cloud more seriously, driven by the snowball of corporate data they need to manage, protect, store and access. While big data has been primarily a large company affair, smaller businesses in the coming year will also start capturing greater information of their data in order to improve competitive positioning and get more out of their data.