According to Vodacom Business, 32% of South African businesses are not confident that data is secure when using a cloud service.
There are several reasons why wariness of transitioning to the cloud exists such as: Loss of control. Handing the performance of your business over to a 3rd What if the system fails? What position will the business be in if it isn’t able to perform? The fear of operations being affected.
Security concerns. The security card has been overplayed. Vendors, who have been instilling fear into business owners as part of their product pitch, have propagated a large portion of this uncertainty. This is even though the security risk of using existing software is often reasonably small.