One of the key reasons why many small businesses fail is the ability to generate cash flow on a consistent basis. Predictable cash flow is the result of smoothing spikes in a business, making sure your IT is reliable and your ability to bump in more resources when required with minimum impact on the budget.
It is simple now, compared to the days where you have to purchase hardware, software, figure out licenses and pay IT people to build systems for your business. The minimum requirement is to have a backup and roll-back systems in case it errors out.
A large-scale organization can afford this with all the resources and IT staff working behind 24X7. But for a small-scale business it is not practical to spend this amount of resources and money, more over it doesn’t make business sense to spend money in establishing these infrastructure when cloud can do it for a fraction of cost. A better use of the capital would be spent on generating new leads….