Municipal adoption of the cloud

Although state and federal agencies are migrating steadily to the cloud, municipal governments have been slower to jump on the trend. Cloud technology presents a challenge for municipal agencies, which often don’t know where to start, whom to ask for help, whether they need a third-party partner or whether laws and statutes even allow them to move data to the cloud. Fortunately, city and county governments don’t have to go “all in” from the beginning. The cloud is a perfect small-scale testing ground. You can try cloud-based “software as a service,” or SaaS, which allows your team to use an existing software, delivered via a Web browser, and pay for it on a usage-time basis or with a monthly fee that grants access to designated staff members.

(Read more: American City & County)

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