Storagepipe Is Now Thrive

GridWay Is Now Thrive

Financial Services

Top 6 Tips to Select the Right Cloud Infrastructure for Your Alternative Investment Firm

Top 6 Tips to Select the Right Cloud Infrastructure for Your Alternative Investment Firm

No two cloud environments are identical. How can you figure out what’s best for your individual business?

Companies of all sizes must consider many factors when choosing the type of cloud infrastructure that will best suits their unique needs. These include issues like office location, number of remote workers, compliance requirements, the need for security and control, and more.

There isn’t a single right or wrong way to leverage the benefits of cloud, and the process of choosing between public, private and hybrid cloud environments can be complicated. Whether you’re running a family office, a midsized asset management firm or a large umbrella group of jointly managed pension funds, you’ll want to design an individual cloud strategy that reflects your business goals.

We encourage all of our clients to reflect on their short and long-term objectives when evaluating the potential benefits of cloud migration. Are you most interested in saving money? Opening new offices in a geographically distant location? Or perhaps closing all of your physical offices entirely and moving to a remote-work only model? Only by beginning with the ends in mind can you be confident that you’ll achieve your desired result.

To help you navigate the complexities of cloud decision-making, we’ve put together this brief guide highlighting the six primary factors to consider.

#1: Control

If you’d like to maintain full control over where your data is located, whe