that could be spent building new features; changing the software itself will cost even more money. Renting servers will create an ongoing expense. And, at a hundred computers at a time, a command-line mistake found overnight could cost a fair bit of money.
The Bottom Line
We don't need to rewrite all of our applications for testers to start seeing value from cloud computing. If you have to support multiple browsers, you could start today. At the same time, if you want to make a bigger move into cloud computing, you can—you'll just have to pay for it.