The Real Disconnect Fueling the “Cloud” Craze? It Has Little to Do with Costs and Much More to Do with IT
I spent a lot of time recently at the GP User Group Summit listening to users and trying to get a better understanding on a number of topics. One topic that was particularly interesting to me was the idea of Dynamics GP in the Cloud.
For clarity, by "Cloud," I mean a hosted Dynamics GP solution where firms pay a monthly per user fee rather than buy the software up front . I was interested in what the demand was like for Cloud solutions and why.
On first glance there are a lot of factors working against cloud solutions for any accounting software. Specifically: