There is more than one reason to switch to a Cloud or SaaS content management system (CMS). We’ve talked previously about the financial benefits (and total-cost-of-ownership or TCO), but what else should drive your decision?
A recent KPMG International survey showed that efforts to improve processes; technical benefits, (that in some cases they could not gain from their own data centers); and strategic benefits, like transforming their business models to gain a competitive advantage, were considered by respondents to be equally, if not more important, than economic benefits.
Switching to the cloud is an investment and it’s important to consider longevity, performance and security along with cost savings. Find a SaaS CMS that fits your business, not just your budget. Look at the big picture.
Once you find a SaaS CMS that fits your specific needs, make sure they offer (to name a few):
Take the time to understand where you can go with your current system and where you want to go. Finding a cloud CMS that is tailored to your business might just have some hidden benefits—and wouldn’t that be a refreshing change?