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  1. #16
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    May 2013
    5 Disadvantages of Cloud Computing
    1. Possible downtime
    2. Security issues
    3. Cost
    4. Inflexibility
    5. Lack of support

  2. #17
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    Aug 2009
    Downtime should not be a disadvantage and neither inflexibility. Ideally the cloud is supposed to prevent downtime so there should not be any and the cloud is anything but inflexible.
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  3. #18
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    Mar 2013
    Quote Originally Posted by Webhosting11 View Post
    Cloud web host is the newest form of the web host who has become popular over modern times.When your site is on cloud hosting, then you will be able to have access to multiple servers and not a single one.

    Draw backs of cloud computing:

    1.Security & Privacy
    4.Decreased flexibility
    5.Knowledge And Integration
    All points are acceptable but not getting about last one " Knowledge and integration",can you elaborate about this?

  4. #19
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    Aug 2011
    The Main Draw back of cloud hosting are as follow:
    1. Security Problems
    2. Possible Downtime
    3. No Real Support
    4. Lesser Services
    5. Flexibility Options

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  5. #20
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    Sep 2017
    The cloud services are connected to the internet that can be leased as the part of the software or application services and thus can interpret such service. The Cloud Hosting services also refers to several servers that are linked together to share the common load.

  6. #21
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    Aug 2017
    Higher Cost, Less Flexibility

  7. #22
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    Oct 2017
    1.downtime and privacy
    3.vulnerability to attack
    4.Limited control and flexibility

  8. #23
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    Sep 2017
    Drawback of cloud hosting are as follows:
    1.Cloud Computing costs
    2.Security issues
    4.Limited control and flexibility

  9. #24
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    Jan 2018
    Cloud hosting disadvantages


    If you and your web host are following best practice, the security risks associated with cloud hosting are minimal. That said, some organisations feel more secure knowing that all their data is within a metal box that they can put their hands on. A private cloud is usually the sensible compromise in these circumstances.


    This is dependent on the type of cloud hosting your choose but certainly for cloud hosting firms that are perhaps resellers or not particularly thorough in their setup, downtime can be an issue.


    Since your web hosting infrastructure is in the cloud, your access to your data is dependent on internet access. Generally, internet access is not hard to come by but it still raises the possibility of your ability to maintain your data and website being tied to the reliability of your internet service provider.

  10. #25
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    Sep 2017
    Drawbacks of cloud hosting are given below:
    1. Vulnerability to cyber-attacks
    2. Possible downtime
    3. Speed
    4. Hosting plan becoming more expensive than expected
    5. Problems not being solved quickly

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