Gartner Research

Key Skills Needed for Successful Deployment of Cloud Computing in Government

Published: 25 April 2014

ID: G00261217

Analyst(s): Neville Cannon

Summary

Government CIOs often face significant pressure to quickly migrate to a cloud computing platform. This research helps CIOs develop teams that bring IT staff, business clients and vendor management together for successful cloud deployments.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Assemble Staff With the Skills to Support a Long and Complex Deployment Process
  • Establish Strong Relationships With Business Clients, Primarily to Get Them to Implement Appropriate Business Change Management Programs
  • Develop Strong Vendor Management Skills, as Markets Are New and Much More Is at Stake

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