To the Cloud or Not to the Cloud?
According to an August 2010 article in “Bank Systems & Technology“, some bank applications belong in the cloud, while others should stay far away. Something to consider when evaluating a CRM software solution….Green Beacon Solutions can work with you to assess your needs based on your business process, and recommend not only the environment but also the appropriate business solution.
Which bank applications and functions lend themselves to being run in a cloud? While more than half (51 percent) of the respondents to the Bank Systems & Technology/InformationWeek Analytics cloud survey said they plan to run general business applications, such as CRM or ERP, in a cloud environment, a surprising 47 percent intend to run bank-specific applications, such as payments, on a cloud. About a third (31 percent) plan to run internal applications over an external cloud, and 29 percent plan to test applications on an external cloud.
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