Putting Your Practice in the Cloud: A Pre-Flight Checklist
Posted by The Clio Team on September 10, 2010
September’s Texas Bar Journal featured an article by Clio’s co-founder Jack Newton titled “Putting Your Practice in the Cloud: A Pre-Flight Checklist”.
The article details a “pre-flight checklist” that will help readers understand cloud computing, its benefits, and the potential risks to be minimized. The checklist includes several important factors to consider when assessing a cloud computing provider:
- The Ethics of Cloud Computing
- Ethical Considerations in Texas
- Server Security
- Provider Viability
- Data Locality
- Data Portability
- Geographic Redundancy and Backup Provisions
- Terms of Service
- Service Availability
The full article is available embedded below, at the Texas Bar Journal (PDF), and on JD Supra.
Putting Your Practice in the Cloud – A Preflight Checklist