Colocation Is a “Must” for a Successful Hybrid Cloud Strategy
The ever-improving IT technologies direct business practices and processes. Specifically, the Internet of Things (IoT), Machine Learning, Big Data Analytics, Edge Computing and Cloud Technologies. Companies not only wish to benefit from the flexible structure and cost advantages of the cloud but also to preserve the quality of their existing IT infrastructures. The way for this is through “hybrid cloud“. According to Forrester Research, more than 65% of companies prefer to manage their applications and business processes over hybrid clouds. This rate is expected to surpass 90% by 2021. However, as the use of hybrid cloud became more widespread, the need of companies for operational solutions as colocation which they can use to benefit strategic workload allocation increase at the same rate.
According to a research by the International Data Group (IDG), almost 90% of the companies in Europe find the most difficulty in integrating their current systems with hybrid cloud-based applications within the process of transitioning to hybrid cloud. At this point, “colocation”, that is the service of “Colocation” lends a hand to these companies. Colocation is a perfect solution for companies who need to have as much control on their hardware as possible.
Because many companies, due to reasons such as pragmatism, security and risk management, prefer to have and utilize their own hardware, while opting to store their high-volume data in the general cloud area. Understandably, they also intend to establish a sustainable and secure connection between these two sets of data. This directs many companies to the solution of Colocation. One of the most important reasons for this is that Colocation has an important role in companies’ hybrid cloud strategy.
The fastest and most efficient way to create a hybrid cloud infrastructure is through collaboration with local data centers. Using a local data center to keep your hybrid cloud applications, which have many advantages for your company such as flexibility and agility in particular, will bring along many advantages including scaling, flexibility and ease of management. The other advantages of Colocation for your company and hybrid cloud strategy are
- preventing overloads that may occur in your organization’s own network due to heavy traffic,
- enabling continuous and high performance access,
- removing costs regarding installation and operation load,
- eliminating the need for high access investments,
- savings, continuity and professional management.
As a result, choosing the correct data center has become critically important in terms of getting the most out of the hybrid cloud solution. At this point, Teknotel Telekom can help you with professional Data Center services. Offering a professional Hybrid Cloud service, Teknotel produces the right solution for all institutions which need to work securely and without interruptions. In line with its tradition of offering quality and professional services to world standards, Teknotel’s Telehouse Istanbul Data Center makes business processes smart while providing companies with uninterrupted business continuity through the Cloud Services that are based on highly reliable references.