Why You Should Consider Cloud-Based Apps For Your eCommerce Business

Are you considering deploying cloud-based apps for your eCommerce business? Well, we’re here to let you know that you’re moving in the right direction. You’ll be able to experience easy recovery, lowered costs, improved security, and easy accessibility. Not convinced? See for yourself in this post.

Easy Recovery

The cloud is a great option for keeping your eCommerce data backed up in the case of disaster. For instance, what if there is a severe thunderstorm that hits the area in which your business is located, and it causes an unexpected power interruption or any extreme system failure?

This could halt your workplace and adversely affect your daily business operations, because your data could get lost. However, if you have deploy cloud-based eCommerce solutions, system failures won’t have an adverse effect on your daily business operations.

Your company will have data recovery for all kinds of emergency scenarios, from natural disasters to power outages, when you leverage our cloud-based SYNC data integration app for your eCommerce business. We can integrate your ERP with Magento with Commercient SYNC, and allow you to have the best of both worlds.

Lowered Costs

Deploying cloud-based solutions for your eCommerce business also allows you to enjoy cost savings in infrastructure. Most cloud-based solutions like Commercient SYNC are pay-as-you-go, so you don’t have to worry about paying for features that you neither need nor want.

Moreover, as your business grows, you don’t need to invest in new and expensive hardware and software infrastructure. With cloud computing, the costs of developing and maintaining IT infrastructure go down.

Improved Security

Today eCommerce providers are a key target for hackers, and online fraud cost these businesses $3.5 billion in 2012 alone, according to one study. It’s vital you protect your business, and make every effort to secure important business files, tools, applications, and networks.

By deploying cloud-based solutions (e.g., SYNC for Sage and Magento) for your eCommerce business, you can ensure that your data is secure. This is because cloud hosting has the highest levels of security measures in place, including end-to-end data encryption, managed firewalls, antivirus programs, multi-level authentication process, etc. All of which ensures complete protection of important business data and files.

Easy Accessibility

If you invest in cloud-based solutions for your eCommerce business, your users will have easy access to important information about customers, orders, etc., through any standard web browser.

Additionally, your potential customers will be able to access your eCommerce site from virtually anywhere in the world, since you’ll be able to store your catalog of products or services remotely. When everyone in your business has easy access to the information they need, your business operations can run much more smoothly.

User-Friendly

Unlike solutions that may offer a more complicated user experience, with the cloud-based solutions everything is easy to access so that your customers can get the answers they need more quickly.

Want to find out how user-friendly our SYNC for ERP and Magento apps are? Contact us today – we’re only a phone call or live chat away.

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