Rutter offers private-vs.-public cloud cost comparison

Rutter Networking Technologies, an information technology solutions provider in New England, has announced it has created an online, interactive tool to help organizations determine the total cost of ownership of a private cloud compared to the costs of using a public cloud, the company said.

Rutter´s Cost Calculator: Private vs. Public Cloud is free to use and available at

Organizations and their IT departments considering an investment in cloud computing face an important choice: private cloud or public cloud. Both options come with advantages and benefits, and cost is a consideration that cannot be overlooked. Rutter´s new calculator asks users to input needs for physical servers, storage area networks, network switches, and other requirements, then delivers a cost comparison between private and public cloud configurations.

Rutter Networking Technologies, Inc., is a end-to-end technology solutions provider in the Northeast. Rutter´s expertise and services include design/development; virtualization; migrations; project management; WAN services and remote network management; phone support; and staff augmentation. For more information, visit