Cloud monitoring makes more sense for firms

By Sonian
In Channel
December 10, 2013

Sonian Marketing / Sonian

Many companies have made big leaps into cloud storage over the last few years or even months. Not all of these endeavors were successful migrations, and even those that succeeded could have been fraught with danger. The basis of cloud monitoring is growing stronger as companies realize they need to do more than just put digital infrastructure into play.

Controlling the cloud is an ongoing process, as IT Business Edge wrote. This opportunity to build flexible, scalable collaboration channels has lured many organizations into trying their hands at implementation, but only those with an idea of how to block outside threats have been successful in avoiding some major pitfalls like theft or continuity loss. Performance remains an ongoing issue, as well as security, the source stated.

Cloud monitoring has therefore become a more common endeavor for organizations, as The Serverside commented. The source pointed to a recent upsurge in the amount of vendors offering oversight and governance programs for corporate use. These programs generate more analysis and business intelligence options for ongoing control of what cloud storage is doing, thereby making it easy for the system to detect problems, alert IT professionals and respond in record time. This is helping companies maintain better hold of their databases.

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