Authored on: Mar 29, 2013
In this Cornerstone newsletter featuring Gartner research, decision makers will find insights to help develop and execute successful cloud computing strategies. Organizations have embraced new ways of �consuming� cloud computing resources and are realizing the power of affordable hosted IT and communications services. Although migration to cloud-based services provides many benefits, there are inherent challenges that � with appropriate planning � can be addressed with ease.
CIOs and business decision makers will find a useful introduction to a variety of cloud service offerings, examples of benefits of cloud services � such as business continuity and data security � and a checklist of key risks to be aware of, and related best practices to use, when executing a successful cloud sourcing strategy.