With cost-effective alternatives for application enhancement and development, cloud computing provides innovative ways to create competitive industry advantage. Why are cloud solutions the right technology strategy for 2011 and beyond? 1. Delivers faster time to value Cloud computing affords hospitality organisations a return on investment within weeks, not months or years. Since cloud computing streamlines all stages of the application development cycle, with complete, pre-built applications and project management services, developers can immediately focus on customising features and functionality. Additionally, cloud applications are much faster and less expensive to scale to multiple applications since there are no additional costs to deploy more to existing users. And because all applications are built on the same platform, pre-existing capabilities and services can be reused across multiple applications. Get the full story at EyeForTravel