Once you’ve made the decision to move away from an IT environment that is physically located within your organisation, there’s another problem to solve.

One of the crucial elements of moving to the cloud is the type of contract that you have with the cloud provider (or a reseller of the cloud provider’s service). Get this part wrong and your business could be looking at some very serious financial consequences.

There are three main areas to concentrate on in cloud computing contracts: reliability, security and liability and all customers should be paying keen attention to what a cloud providers’ policy in these three areas is.

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