Why the cloud won't happen in S.A...they dont' know!
For years I.T has developed and pulled all companies big or small along with it. This time I don't think it's going to be that easy. "What's wrong with how we do things now" is a question I always ask on a new project, needless to say I'm young, new and my opinions don't matter so the question is followed by awkward silence and "they" continue with what they were talking about before I interrupted them.
SaaS or more refined Cloud Computing is a revolutionary finding, it works, it actually does! Many banks and insurance co's around the world are renting simple email service or Wall Street dashboard displays out to conglomerates who has a hefty broader band connection. The point is not that it works; it just won't work in S.A.
Here's reasons why I think it won't work:
Those are just some of the non-ZDnet, non-scholar article, and non-white paper from Missouri reasons why I think we will not have our services in the Cloud in the very near future!
The OS is outie, we can talk for hours on end about the fact that the cloud is a Ponzi scheme disguised as revolutionary I.T made simple! But the time and place is like the Datacenter and space...non-existent, or is it?