Nearly 85% of businesses have a multi-cloud strategy in 2017, and the numbers for single cloud users is even higher. It is percentages like these that make companies flock to cloud computing in their droves. After all, it is important to keep up with the competition, and more than 80% of business can’t be wrong, can they?
Well, the answer is yes they can. With a little more digging, it is revealing to find that private cloud users fell to 67% this year. Although that is a large majority, the stat is down from 77% in 2016.
So, why are businesses making the switch away from cloud computing if the positives are wide-ranging? The obvious answer is that the cloud is not as infallible and people might suggest. With that in mind, below are a few reasons not to take to the stratosphere this year.