Top five reasons IT pros should care about cloud computing

Why cloud computing? It's been an oft-asked question, but that's slowly changing. Find out five top reasons to care about the cloud, plus a few more for good measure.

Why cloud computing? It's a question many IT decision-makers continue to ask themselves, and the answers they've been receiving can vary.

But whether you're a large enterprise or a smaller firm, there are still several concrete reasons why moving to the cloud is something to consider. In this podcast with Joseph Foran, IT director at Bridgeport, Conn.-based FSW, Inc., find out his top reasons to care about cloud computing.

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 Joseph Foran is the IT director for Bridgeport, Conn.-based FSW, Inc., and principal at Foran Media, LLC. He has been in IT since 1995, specializing in infrastructure, and involved in virtualization and cloud computing since 2002. Email Joe at or follow him on Twitter (@joseph_foran).


This was first published in November 2010

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