Many mechanical contractors are now embracing cloud computing, using it for backup and disaster recovery, to tap into software applications anytime and anywhere, and for hosting computer storage, hardware, servers and network components.
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One issue holding it back is fear that the cloud isn’t secure enough. It’s prudent to check into the security practices of your current or potential cloud service provider. The real game-changer is the connection of the cloud with those convenient mobile devices we all know and love. You may also want to consider mobile device management tools.