What happens when you move to the public cloud?

Cloud computing clearly offers some very attractive benefits for significant elements of an enterprises business. Many companies have made the move (generally in-part) to the public cloud; Moving major parts of their application stack to Amazon, Microsoft and others, reducing their in-house data centers, moving from a mainly capital expense to a mainly operation expense [...]

How Cloud Governance Can Provide Cost Saving Benefits

How Cloud Governance Can Provide Cost Saving Benefits - Enterprise cloud computing has transformed IT. Cloud computing decreases time-to-market, improves agility by allowing businesses to adapt quickly to changing market demands, and, ultimately, drives down costs. For many CIOs/CISOs, this raises significant concerns regarding governance: Compliance: IT's visibility as to the location of corporate data [...]

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Seeking Digital Transformation? 8 Essentials for Successful Hybrid IT

Today’s businesses are rapidly changing – and that is all part of a wider digital transformation initiative that is sweeping the industry Yet as businesses move to the public cloud seeking lower costs and greater flexibility, they’re discovering some challenges. These challenges are coming in the form of unexpected costs. Others arise while trying to [...]

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The most disruptive enterprise technology trends of 2017

Information Age rounds up enterprise technology trends that will drive disruption, transform businesses and define innovation in 2017 Digital transformation In a number of companies, digital management and strategy is now more important than information management, with some CIOs even reporting to the CDO. The new concerns of digital transformation, such as a brand focus [...]

IT decision makers reveal 6 hybrid cloud adoption trends

As predicted, 2017 has shaped up to be the year of the enterprise cloud — and more than half of enterprises interested in the cloud are looking to deploy with a multi cloud strategy. That’s because hybrid cloud gives organization more flexibility to choose the right mix of cloud deployment models for each workload or [...]

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3 Essentials Of Every Digital Journey: Cloud, Data, And People

Going on a digital journey? Bring lots of cloud, data, and most of all, people. That’s the word from a new study of 105 organizations, published by Constellation Research, which found, for starters, that pursuing a digital strategy is no longer the exotic journey it once was. Now, the ability to marshal big data, employed [...]

What to Know Before Using Cloud Solutions

What to Know Before Using Cloud Solutions Cloud technology has come a long way in the past few years. However, there are still some things that companies should be aware of and well-versed in before fully adopting cloud-based solutions. These considerations help companies decide if cloud-based systems are the best solutions or if there are [...]

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Facing the challenges of hybrid IT

Think of hybrid IT as using multiple deployment models to deliver a single workload or application. These models can include some combination of on-premises and off-premises public and private clouds, as well as traditional non-cloud on- and off-premises platforms. IT leaders choose to confront this seemingly complex environment in the belief they’ll get greater flexibility, [...]

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Finance and IT: turn your challenges into opportunities

Cloud vs on premise Digital trends are evolving and the Finance function is no exception. In 2017, 43% of Finance departments consider digitalization mandatory to increase performance and manage risks. To achieve this goal, they have to conduct a careful review of the many solutions on the market. On premise software, which requires an installation [...]

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