Comments
Private Cloud Adoptions On A Roll
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
Marilyn Cohodas
50%
50%
Marilyn Cohodas,
User Rank: Author
12/18/2013 | 10:37:01 AM
Public cloud lag
Interesting that  five-point increase in the percentage of respondents who are phasing out their public cloud use. I wonder if that is truly a trend or just a temporary hiccup. I would suspect that small IT shops could find some value in cloud business continuity and DR. Or am I missing something?
Laurianne
50%
50%
Laurianne,
User Rank: Author
12/18/2013 | 10:01:10 AM
Private Cloud and Business Speed
"We almost never see organizations move so fast on a new technology." Yes but the ability to move faster on business requests and speed business process = key motivations for private cloud. Like virtualization, private cloud can help IT go from the "no" people to the "yes" people.

Great context on these numbers, Art. Readers, do these numbers ring true with your private cloud progress?


The Agile Archive
The Agile Archive
When it comes to managing data, donít look at backup and archiving systems as burdens and cost centers. A well-designed archive can enhance data protection and restores, ease search and e-discovery efforts, and save money by intelligently moving data from expensive primary storage systems.
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
InformationWeek Elite 100 - 2014
Our InformationWeek Elite 100 issue -- our 26th ranking of technology innovators -- shines a spotlight on businesses that are succeeding because of their digital strategies. We take a close at look at the top five companies in this year's ranking and the eight winners of our Business Innovation awards, and offer 20 great ideas that you can use in your company. We also provide a ranked list of our Elite 100 innovators.
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
Audio Interviews
Archived Audio Interviews
GE is a leader in combining connected devices and advanced analytics in pursuit of practical goals like less downtime, lower operating costs, and higher throughput. At GIO Power & Water, CIO Jim Fowler is part of the team exploring how to apply these techniques to some of the world's essential infrastructure, from power plants to water treatment systems. Join us, and bring your questions, as we talk about what's ahead.