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The Digital Business Kit for Retailers

Learning Outcomes

Retailers will understand how Cloud based services can address issues related to their businesses and help them achieve business goals. [printfriendly]

mod-arrow Myths and facts

Common myths:


  1. Cloud is expensive.
  2. Cloud is complicated. 
  3. No privacy. 
  4. We don’t have IT support. 
  5. We can’t access programs.



  1. Cloud applications have a variety of pricing structures ranging from free, pay per use to monthly contracts and licensing. It doesn’t have to be expensive and can scale as your business grows.
  2. Basic applications are easy to use and become more complex depending on the deployment level and size of the system.
  3. It is more likely that your data will be safer in a Cloud system.
  4. Most Cloud solutions include maintenance upgrades and support so you don’t need an IT team.
  5. Cloud computing increases your access to new programs and platforms.