If there is one buzz-word that has caught the attention of the tech investing community in recent times, it is “cloud” (and “cloud computing”).

Just what is all the fuss about?

Is this just another fad or is cloud computing really the future that one needs to seriously consider from an investment perspective?

Understanding the Core Challenges that Businesses Face

To evaluate if cloud computing is truly “the future”, we will first need to understand the value it brings. To understand its value, we will need to understand the problem it solves.

I’ll explain Cloud Computing with a simple analogy.

Imagine you need to run a restaurant that aims to serve the largest variety of menu items possible, and be able to serve every single diner that comes through the door.

What do you think it would take to keep an operation like this going?

I’m sure you’ll be quick