Gartner Research

Five Factors for Planning Cloud-Enabled MDM

Published: 04 August 2015

ID: G00278015

Analyst(s): Saul Judah, Michael Moran

Summary

Organizations may struggle with the decision to migrate their MDM solution to the cloud. CIOs and information and MDM program leaders can use five factors to make an informed decision regarding whether and when to migrate to cloud-enabled MDM.

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  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • CIOs and information and MDM program leaders have new options for MDM because cloud-enabled MDM solutions are increasing in both viability and number of market offerings from both established MDM vendors and new market entrants
  • Unrelenting pursuit of improved resource optimization and increased business agility respectively by organizations serves as a driver to CIOs and information and MDM program leaders for progressive migration to cloud sourcing for business data, workloads and services relevant to MDM

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