Cloud computing is a concept and a reality embraced by many businesses dealing with data. The idea that digital information lives “in the clouds” means many businesses can cut their operating costs, no matter what industry they are in.
In a panel discussion about cloud computing here at the SIIA NetGain Conference, Larry Schwartz explained how his company, Newstex, relies on Amazon to be the cloud for video hosting among other services.
Schwartz, who is on the Steering Committee for the NetGain Conference, has some advice for businesses thinking about getting on a cloud in this video interview, and further explains how his company is doing it:
Posted by Kevin Hunt, senior communications specialist, Thomson Reuters