Gartner Research Report: The Four Key Risks of Developing and Executing a Cloud Sourcing Strategy


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Date: March 2013
Type: White Paper
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Overview: 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.

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