Practice of the future?

The recent adoption of cloud technology has seen i2C featured in ArchitectureAU’s September newsletter.

i2C managing director Anthony Merlin says the reason for choosing to set-up a cloud infrastructure was mainly that it was expensive to maintain an internal infrastructure.

“Every time we wanted to run up a new piece of software we seemed to be told we’d need a separate server,” Merlin says.

“Then every three to four years our IT support would recommend a hardware upgrade that became a 30 to 40 thousand dollar hardware exercise in each office.

“What we wanted to avoid was becoming a keeper of hardware in three different offices.”

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