What is the most important component used to maintain your business? Asking your managers and staff will provide different answers from leadership, to payroll and even HR. However, the most important component is your computer system. Today's business world relies heavily on the internet so it only makes sense to invest heavily in a system that will keep your business running smoothly. When it comes to computer systems, it all boils down to the servers. The right servers will keep your data flowing while the wrong ones will hinder the growth of the business. There are two types of servers that are commonly used in businesses today: cloud servers and in house servers. Each of these has their own pros and cons so it is best not to just pick one over the other without doing some research on both to see which servers will best meet the needs of your business. Below are lists of the pros and cons for both cloud and in house servers.