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SMB CIOs in India Must Align IT and Business Strategy

Published: 11 October 2013

ID: G00255831

Analyst(s): Biswajeet Mahapatra

Summary

Choosing cloud-based services along with alignment of IT and business strategies are the key for capital-crunched small and midsize businesses in India. Alignment of IT requirements with future business requirements will help choose the best solution at an optimal cost.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Align IT Strategy and Operations With Business Strategy and Objectives
  • Make Cost Optimization a Priority During Adoption of New Applications or Infrastructure
  • Evaluate the Adoption of Cloud-Based Application and Infrastructure Services

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