Smaller Businesses Are Investing in More Powerful Technology
A recent survey by PWC revealed that smaller companies are placing emphasis on such technologies as social media and mobile computing. Both are rapidly becoming critical to effective business operations.
The study also found that they are particularly interested in cloud computing because it makes possible investing in advanced data management solutions such as ERP, which so far have been too big and complicated for many organizations. In the cloud, they can be obtained on a rental basis, which makes them financially viable. For more on this insightful survey, go to this link.
This means that some of the security and control implications of cloud computing and mobility will be increasingly prevalent in smaller businesses.