You are looking into transitioning to the cloud. Perhaps because of the many benefits or the financial gains. In general the scalability and the pay per use are considered the biggest pros. The technical maintenance is no longer a concern. And you will even save on electricity. The cloud is the modern way of working that more and more companies are implementing every day.
Cloud environments require a level of knowledge. The financial maintenance can be difficult and there are legal factors which have to be considered. Moreover, you will be dependent on the cloud provider.
Don't underestimate the transition to the cloud. Before you transition, you should conisder what hosting provider is most suited to your company's needs. A good strategy to implement security is needed. In addition, your staff has to be trained to work in a cloud-environment. And the current system has to be migrated to the cloud.
You can read more about the different forms of clouds in this blog.
To support you in this process Dataplus has developed its Cloud Services. This is a bundle of services which you can use to make a seamless transition to the cloud.