How Small Businesses Can Scale With Data Centers

Data Center

Taking advantage of some of the services offered by a data center can help a small business thrive.

Today’s economy moves incredibly fast and much of that means that even small businesses need to have adequate IT solutions. By taking advantage of the tech out there, small businesses can gain a competitive edge in increasingly crowded markets and set themselves apart in new and exciting ways. While building or maintaining a private data center is a massive capital expense, and so is even just adding on to current facilities with your own server room, many small businesses can choose to work with a data center to increase their IT infrastructure capabilities.

Increasing Data Storage

Data collection and storage is currently a big issue facing a number of businesses. Acquiring data about consumers and who their audience is may be the only way to maintain a competitive edge, but that data all stacks up, and it can be increasingly difficult to actually be effective with that restriction in place. Small businesses can get a lot out of operating their own servers, but data centers can open up new doors when it comes to data storage. This can increase capacity quickly, accommodate for an increasing workflow, and even be an effective backup option.

Better Computing Assets

While a small business may figure out its data storage needs, that doesn’t make it easy to read or analyze that data, which can sometimes be terabytes of information to sort through. There are algorithms and AI-driven software out there to do this for you, but it also requires a lot of computing resources. Data centers offer cloud-based computing assets which can open up new possibilities for small businesses to use the same kind of data analytics that some of the biggest companies out there already do. Taking advantage of high-speed connections provided by fiber optics, as well as what data centers can offer, means that businesses are able to stay competitive.

Get in Touch with FiberPlus

FiberPlus has been providing data communication solutions for over 25 years in the Mid Atlantic Region for a number of different markets. What began as a cable installation company for Local Area Networks has grown into a leading provider of innovative technology solutions improving the way our customers communicate and keeping them secure. Our solutions now include:

  •     Structured Cabling (Fiberoptic, Copper and Coax for inside and outside plant networks)
  •     Electronic Security Systems (Access Control & CCTV Solutions)
  •     Wireless Access Point installations
  •     Public Safety DAS – Emergency Call Stations
  •     Audio/Video Services (Intercoms and Display Monitors)
  •     Support Services
  •     Specialty Systems
  •     Design/Build Services

FiberPlus promises the communities in which we serve that we will continue to expand and evolve as new technology is introduced within the telecommunications industry.

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