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Before and after: From on-premises to 3M cloud

Benefits of being in the cloud

The future of health care technology is in the cloud. But what are some of the benefits of moving from on-premises applications to cloud applications?

  • A hospital
    On-premises
  • A cloud
    3M cloud
  • IT burden of ownership can include:
    • server installation and upgrades
    • ongoing maintenance
    • database optimization
    • operation system upgrades
    • application updates
    • business continuity
    • interface management
    • performance monitoring
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    Reduction in IT burden by 85% or more*
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    Hardware and software upgrade time and cost
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    No additional fees for upgrades. Solutions are always up to date with the latest version.
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    System availability dependent on many on-premises factors
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    99.9% system availability. >80% reduction in support ticket submissions.
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    Recovery times from a disaster recovery (DR) incident can be lengthy
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    1-hour recovery time objective (RTO). 2-hour recovery point objective (RPO).
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    Long maintenance times that can last up to 4 hours
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    Up to 50% shorter maintenance windows
  • A person wearing a headset
    Up to 10 IT roles to install, support and maintain
  • Hands typing on a keyboard
    3 IT roles:
    • Network engineer
    • Security engineer
    • Citrix administrator

From on-premises to 3M cloud

    • On-premises

      IT burden of ownership can include:
       

      • server installation and upgrades
      • ongoing maintenance
      • database optimization
      • operation system upgrades
      • application updates
      • business continuity
      • interface management
      • performance monitoring
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      3M cloud

      Reduction in IT burden by 85% or more*

      *Boone Health case study

    • A clock next to a hand holding money

      On-premises

      Hardware and software upgrade time and cost
    • A piggy bank next to check marks

      3M cloud

      No additional fees for upgrades.

      Solutions are always up to date with the latest version

    • A computer with a warning symbol

      On-premises

      System availability dependent on many on-premises factors

    • A laptop with a check mark

      3M cloud

      99.9% system availability

      >80% reduction in support ticket submissions

    • A document with a warning symbol

      On-premises

      Recovery times from a disaster recovery (DR) incident can be lengthy

    • Two arrows creating a circle

      3M cloud

      1-hour recovery time objective (RTO)

      2-hour recovery point objective (RPO)

    • A clock

      On-premises

      Long maintenance times that can last up to 4 hours

    • A clock with half of it outlined

      3M cloud

      Up to 50% shorter maintenance windows

    • A person wearing a headset

      On-premises

      Up to 10 IT roles to install, support and maintain

    • Hands typing on a keyboard

      3M cloud

      3 IT roles:
       

      • Network engineer
      • Security engineer
      • Citrix administrator


Additional benefits

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    Security you can trust
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    Monitoring and incident response 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
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    Scalability as your organization expands
  • A gear with a check mark
    Smooth update process to quickly incorporate regulatory updates

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