Cloud computing is increasingly becoming a strategic aide for companies to grow faster, and stronger. It enables innovation like never before, providing ample room for scalability and transformation, without the risks involved. Offering the space to grow without inhibitive costs, the cloud is one of the most crucial technological developments of our times.

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With its capacity to drive agility and nurture innovation and costs to scale, it offers the biggest possible support environment to every enterprise, irrespective of size.

The hosting tribunal has some interesting statistics to show for the way the cloud is being adopted and leveraged by enterprises globally. Looking at a $623.3 billion market by 2023 globally, the cloud is fast becoming the preferred business investment by almost 95% of all enterprises that are already using the cloud in their workloads, with almost 5 different platforms for their workloads.  More than 80% of this workload will be on the cloud this year. IT budgets are also becoming increasingly open to the advantages and RoI that the cloud offers- globally, almost 30% of all IT budgets are being allocated to cloud computing. With half of all enterprises globally sending on an average more than $1.2 million on cloud services annually, the trend for the cloud to play a critical role in enterprise technology is extremely bullish.

While these advantages are common knowledge among enterprises, adoption and implementation of cloud infrastructure is not an easy task. It needs an experienced and extremely supportive technology partner to deliver this advantage while meeting all challenges of technology upgrades.

The most critical aspect is to identify the right cloud solution amidst a host of advantages and returns. To decide if the company needs a hybrid, private or public cloud, calls for the support of an extremely efficient and expert partner. Achieving the correct business fit makes all the difference between a successful and a failed adoption (which may also mean a high financial loss).

What enterprises need is a vendor with a very broad range of end-to-end cloud solutions to fit every business stage, every workload type, and every preference. Lenovo offers all these and more attributes, making it the ideal cloud partner for businesses who want real choice and the right-fit solution, at the optimal cost. Lenovo offers solutions for every stage of business strategic goals– whether it is for a safe, cautious private cloud, a highly scalable public cloud for unprecedented growth plans or a hybrid cloud requirement, that chooses cautious growth with high levels of innovation.

Lenovo cloud offers businesses end-to-end solutions that are tailored to fit any strategy, coupled with the broadest choice of software vendors. It is a Gartner Magic Quadrant-recognised cloud partner with world-class hardware as well as software offerings for best fit. Solutions offered are designed, tested and supported in partnership with Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors and the broadest range of industry-leading software vendors.

One of the ways to achieve maximum success with the cloud is to start with the Hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) that makes it easy and affordable to adopt the cloud for business process optimization. Its cost advantage, ability to scale fast and simple deployment process make it a favorite adoption of the technology. With the power of Lenovo hardware and Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors, it provides unbeatable efficiency, agility and cloud deployment abilities.

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Lenovo offers a selection of HCI to choose from – a lean purpose-built solution that’s custom-configured for your workloads, or an Agnostic solution that is versatile and featuring market-leading HCI software. The choice is from a wide array, suitable for different businesses- different ones that cater to specific requirements- price-sensitive public sector, video surveillance and security companies, retail, healthcare, education. Lenovo also offers customized solutions for business-specific needs.

Lenovo’s Pivot 3 Acuity helps to optimize challenging workloads like video and large-file retention, with no costly storage or NVR hardware, and with more with agility, maximum uptime, simple and easy to deploy management and scale without disruption or downtime. HiveIO solutions improve VDI and storage virtualization and improve performance and security. These are easily, quickly deployable VDI, virtual machines, and SDS. They allow for improved virtualization performance and much higher security, also leveraging unique AI to prevent issues, and lead to a much higher ROI with simple management and a built-in hypervisor. Lenovo cloud also provides world-class support for Scale Computing, allowing deploying of scalable, low-cost edge infrastructure that simplifies edge infrastructure and helps to meet key edge computing challenges while minimizing TCO. It offers an acclaimed solution that scales to hundreds of nodes to reduce management time and improve availability at small businesses and enterprises alike.

The best part is that Lenovo cloud allows for HCI Agnostic solutions, enabling users to choose from market-leaders in HCI software, like Nutanix, Microsoft, and VMware to obtain a proven turnkey solution.

A US$50 billion Fortune Global 500 company, Lenovo focuses on delivering smarter technology for all, developing world-changing technologies that create a more inclusive, trustworthy and sustainable digital society. As a brand, Lenovo has been consistently ranked at the top in ITIC’s global x86 server reliability survey, and offers a huge range of professional services to help you assess your needs, design solutions and deploy and run infrastructure. With a single-point-of-contact for all support needs, Lenovo provides a range of products and services that have constantly provided the safest path to infrastructure modernization. By designing, engineering and building the world’s most complete portfolio of smart devices and infrastructure, Lenovo also leads Intelligent Transformation strategy– to create better experiences and opportunities for millions of businesses around the world.

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