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China Summary Translation: 'Devise an Effective Cloud Computing Strategy by Answering Five Key Questions'

Published: 14 July 2016

ID: G00310820

Analyst(s): David Cearley , Peter Liu


Cloud computing affects every aspect of IT and the business, so organizations need a high-level bimodal strategy and decision process to manage its impacts. The EA team is in a prime position to lead and coordinate the effort to develop an overarching cloud strategy for the enterprise.

Table Of Contents



Devise an Effective Cloud Computing Strategy by Answering Five Key Questions

  • Key Findings
  • Recommendations


  • The Bimodal Business Baseline
  • Where and How Will the Enterprise Consume Cloud Services?
  • Where and How Should the Enterprise Implement Private Cloud Environments?
  • How Will We Secure, Manage and Govern a Hybrid IT Environment?
  • How Will the Enterprise's Application Strategy and Architecture Be Impacted by Cloud Computing?
  • Consider Opportunities for Your Organization to Become a Cloud Service Provider

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