Numerous companies these days are faced with a dilemma when it comes to the question of whether a cloud or on-premise application is the correct choice for the solution implemented at the company.
For many this raises the question: “Should I host my software myself, or trust the cloud after all?”
The topic of “cloud vs on-premise solution” is frequently discussed, in particular in the area of data-based services, for example condition monitoring. Only a decade ago, the on-premise solution was the widely accepted standard in the industry. Now more and more companies are focusing on the cloud.
Both options have their advantages, which need to be weighed up on a case-by-case basis. The advantages and disadvantages behind both solutions, the myths that surround the cloud, and how the cloud solution is put into practice at SICK AG based on the example of condition monitoring is described in detail in the following white paper.
Learn more by downloading the white paper.