Re: Finally an article that realises the reality..
Cloud for a SME means, 0 capital costs, 0 IT maintenance costs, 0 IT hardware upgrade costs.
We are already seeing cloud based services in accounting, time keeping, inventory, document management flourishing.
For a small mom and dad company, having a server running in the back room is a hassle.
IT infrastructure and maintenance as local down the street business - well its days are numbered !