December 22, 2012

Cloud Computing Ushers a New Era of Retailing What is cloud computing?



Although, almost each one of is familiar with information sharing via internet, performing all the operations of computing through the internet is not so familiar. Cloud computing exactly does the same. Simple examples include: Google, Yahoo and Google. For instance in Google it includes emails, which contain different types of online documents which are stored on the cloud and used by different people on the web. This particular technology, cloud computing shares information, software-applications and operating system-and infrastructure-hardware like servers and storage units – through internet.

Benefits  

Cloud computing opens the door to new capabilities including new business processes. and new application solutions that are retail industry specific at a price point that is remarkably lower than traditional solutions implemented only one to two years ago,” Accenture analysts concur.

Achieve economies of scaleCloud computing increases volume output or productivity with fewer people and get more work done in less time with less people.

Globalize technology: People worldwide can access the cloud via internet.

Reduce capital costs. With cloud computing there’s no need to spend big money on hardware, software or licensing fees.

Accessible anywhere, anytime You have access anytime, anywhere, making your life so much easier!

Handle projects more effectively. Stay within budget and ahead of completion cycle times.

Unlimited storage: Storing information in the cloud gives you almost unlimited storage capacity. Hence, now you as a retailer don’t need to worry about running out of storage space or increasing your current storage space availability.

When retailers enter new market, the complication increases and the IT expenses increase. But with the help of retail managementsolutions on cloud a lot of expenditure can be cut through. Retailers manage thousands or in some cases in lakhs of computers in different locations, but by subscribing to Vesture Cloud services networking of computers this problem can be avoided.

By hiring Vesture cloud service there is no requirement for storage units and no need to install firewall and antivirus protections. Vesture have designed a range of software solutions including complete ERP, supply chain tool, CRM, retail POS software , business analytics tool, planning & forecasting tool, replenishment tool, decision support system.  Offering retailer the complete bundle solution, Vesture cloud services will surely help retailers in increasing the efficiency and reducing the operational cost.