The cloud has quickly become a pillar in IT departments with the public cloud market reaching over $45 billion and the private cloud services surpassing $24 billion in the next year. A recent report stated that 41% cite cloud as a catalyst for new directions requiring business transformation. Although cloud adoption rates are high and market numbers are continuing to grow, there is still some confusion related to cloud computing.
Riptide Software uses a Hybrid Cloud infrastructure addressing the specific regulatory and compliance requirements of U.S. government agencies. Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP). FedRAMP is a government-wide program that provides a standardized approach to security assessment, authorization, and continuous monitoring for cloud products and services. This article, part three of a three part series, will address the potential cost savings of using a Hybrid Could environment as an web application hosting solution.