Cloud Computing – Advice for the profession

Cloud computing is the delivery of computing services – servers, storage, databases, networking, software, analytics and more – over the Internet. Companies offering these computing services are called cloud providers and typically charge for cloud computing services based on usage.

Law firms are increasingly using cloud computing as an alternative to traditional IT provision. Cloud computing can bring many benefits, but it also carries potential risks and challenges which your firm should consider carefully.

This guide is intended to help you understand cloud computing – and decide if it is right for you.