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China Summary Translation: How the Personal Cloud Impacts IT Organizations

Published: 31 July 2015

ID: G00290107

Analyst(s): Stephen Kleynhans, CK Lu

Summary

As the personal cloud rises in importance, IT organizations will find current approaches to dealing with users will fail. IT leaders must be flexible and respond with new techniques, tools and policies, or risk irrelevance with their user base.

Table Of Contents

主要挑战

建议

How the Personal Cloud Impacts IT Organizations

  • Impacts
  • Recommendations

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • The exploding range of devices and services enterprises must support will render current approaches to user management ineffective, forcing enterprises to explore new techniques, tools and processes
  • The personal cloud will lead to a commingling of personal and corporate resources, which increases the risk of data leakage
  • The personal cloud will challenge enterprises to stay as aware of new consumer technologies and services as their user base

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