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China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation Utilizes Cloud and Social Circle Talent to Handle High Donation Transaction Volumes

Published: 13 August 2015

ID: G00276340

Analyst(s): Partha Iyengar , Owen Chen , Tina T. Tang, Jeffrey Cole


China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation implemented a cloud-based system to deal with increasing donation transaction volumes. In this research, CIOs in China can learn how the organization overcame talent and budget limits by using social circles to enlist top talent for the implementation effort.

Table Of Contents


  • An Earthquake Produces an Overwhelming Flood of Donations
  • New Technologies Are Adopted for Flexibility
  • The Need for High-Priced Talent Is Overcome With Social Circles
  • Conclusion: Lessons Learned on Doing Digital Business in China

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