Organizations have rapidly come to the realization that digital cloud services make a compelling business case for helping them navigate this difficult pandemic year. The market for cloud services is expected to grow 18% in 2021 and is likely to surpass a staggering $1 trillion by 2024. While benefits of cloud adoption may seem fairly obvious, implementing cloud infrastructure can present some real challenges for businesses.
Unlike an organization’s on-prem infrastructure, cloud-based deployments are outside of the physical network perimeter and can be directly accessible via the public internet. Without the right expertise and configuration, this can make it easier for cybercriminals to gain unauthorized access to cloud-based business solutions.