If you are considering a cloud-based system, here are 5 major areas to consider…
Thinking about using the cloud?
There are a growing number of cloud-based collections management software (CMS) solutions available to museums and collecting organizations. Most of these products operate on a “Software as a Service” (SaaS) model, where the software application and associated data are remotely hosted “in the cloud” and user access is provided through an Internet connection.
There are plenty of arguments, both for and against, migrating collections documentation into a cloud-based system, but finding the right product and vendor for your particular needs is key. If you are considering replacing or upgrading your current CMS to a cloud-based system, here are 5 major areas to consider:
- Software and Hardware Management
- Migration and Export
Download our free report “Bringing the Cloud into Focus: 5 Things to Consider when Selecting Cloud-Based Museum Collections Management Software” and you’ll get a list of the pros and cons of using a CMS system.