Provides companies with a virtual environment on which to run services and products on a pro rata basis. Clients of cloud computing only pay for resources consumed. Cloud computing has the following benefits:
- Significant start-up cost reduction to companies. As the software is hosted by a provider in “the Cloud”, the client only pays a monthly fee for the resources used. No major hardware investment necessary. Clients will always have access to the latest software as the service provider upgrades their services.
- Clients can work from any location as long as there is an internet connection.
- Cloud providers have multiple sites, this reduces the risk factor associated with disasters as data can be accessed from any of the sites in case of failure.
- Systems can scale in line with company growth a much lower cost.
Pensar provides Cloud services for email, calendaring, mobile email, IP telephony, CRM, plus hosted servers and desktops. Pensar is a Google Apps Reseller and a ThinkGrid Certified Partner.