A storm of emerging technologies is poised to drench small businesses with a myriad of new ways of conducting business. Cloud computing, or computing across multiple servers, is the catch phrase du jour in the technology world and computing giants like Google and IBM have taken notice. Companies have poured millions of dollars into the field as companies clamor to gain control of this rapidly expanding market. For small businesses cloud computing could mean cutting capital expenditures and boosting employee access to computer systems. Perhaps the most difficult question businesses face while grappling with how cloud computing fits into their business model is what they get from cloud computing.