3 Key Factors to Migrate Your Database to the Cloud

 

April 7, 2016 | Dataconomy

At a blistering pace and for a variety of reasons, companies are beginning to migrate their on-premise database infrastructures to cloud-based solutions—to save costs on hardware, tame the impact of disaster recovery or even to improve security. As the missing pieces of the Cloud continue to be identified and put into place, 2016 will be the year when the adoption of cloud database solutions becomes a requirement. With various cloud-based, MySQL-compatible database options available in the market today, the criteria for choosing the right database goes beyond choosing a cloud environment.