Do you really want to spend thousands of dollars on a server, server administrator, backup, maintenance, network, security and other related expenses to run an application supposedly to help you become more efficient?
By using cloud application you switch capital expense to operational expense, no infrastructure & development expenses, you pay as you go.
What are the benefits of having an enterprise type of application runs in the cloud?
1. Reduce and even elude long & tiring development time, you can start using the application immediately, a change request may be treated as an update or extra services and customized while you begin, saving more time for implementation of master data.
2. Reduce investment. No infrastructure cost, additional human resources or hardware, avoid maintenance cost & software depreciation/obsolete.
3. Faster time to user cycle. Giving your user faster time to adapt to the application, helps you save more time & resource to taste the benefit of using the application.