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Three Steps to Establishing an Enterprisewide, Cloud IaaS Strategy

Published: 21 April 2015

ID: G00270148

Analyst(s): Tiny Haynes


Cloud infrastructure as a service is increasingly enabling IT buying decisions to be made beyond the control of the IT department, bringing new business risk. In response, I&O leaders should establish a cloud IaaS strategy, set enterprisewide adoption guidelines and create a cloud service brokerage.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • Devise and Disseminate Policy and Educational Concepts for Adopting Cloud IaaS
  • Establish a Cloud Service Brokerage Within the IT Department
  • Inventory and Evaluate Existing Systems for Cloud IaaS Viability

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