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I&O Leaders in India Should Adopt Public Cloud Services

Published: 18 September 2014

ID: G00267190

Analyst(s): Biswajeet Mahapatra, Naveen Mishra


Indian I&O leaders should experiment with using public cloud services to understand the business agility benefits, despite some of the known impediments to adoption in India (including bad connectivity, latency, data security and privacy issues).

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  • Key Challenges



  • Create a Compelling Business Case by Focusing Less on Cost Savings and More on Business Impact
  • Start Your Public Cloud Projects Within the Next Six Months by Focusing on Peripheral Workload
  • Develop a Robust Governance Policy and Sourcing Strategy During the Next Six Months, and Create a Well-Defined Exit Plan
    • Build a Credible Exit Strategy Before You Sign the Contract
    • Establish a Robust Governance Model

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