SMBs Explore STaaS to Create Hybrid Data Storage Solutions
SMBs Explore STaaS to Create Hybrid Data Storage Solutions Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are turning to Storage as a Service (STaaS) to meet their IT needs without the heavy investment. STaaS offers a flexible path to the cloud, safeguarding existing on-premises equipment. This hybrid approach allows SMBs to scale their storage solutions as they grow, providing cost-effective services and reducing the need for physical infrastructure. As cyber threats escalate post-pandemic, 61% of SMBs have faced a cyberattack. STaaS not only saves money but also keeps businesses running smoothly, prioritizing critical functions and enhancing security. SMB IT spending is on the rise, with projections showing an increase from $213 million in 2021 to $331 million in 2031 STaaS can help manage these costs with its pay-as-you-go model, offering a tailored hybrid storage solution.