Cloud Is Safer Than You Might Think

One of the major paradigm shifts in IT for businesses of all sizes — but especially small business — is the move to the cloud.

There has been resistance to this from many small businesses because of concerns about data loss and data security. But the truth of the matter is that in many, many cases, major cloud providers are providing better data security than small businesses are on-site.

Anybody who has ever had a single, key hard drive fail (or get lost!) knows that on-premise data loss can certainly happen.

Here’s a good article in Forbes talking about the security considerations at major cloud providers–it’s worth a quick read.