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Organize I&O for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service

Published: 18 September 2017

ID: G00334907

Analyst(s): Ed Holub , Hank Marquis , Milind Govekar


CIOs demand cloud capabilities for digital business; however, current legacy infrastructure and operations organizational structures are often insufficient. I&O leaders with technology-centric structures should reorganize I&O for the cloud, starting with a virtual team approach.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Create a Cross-Functional I&O Cloud Team
    • Virtual I&O Cloud Team
    • Self-Organizing I&O Cloud Team
    • Make the I&O Cloud Virtual Team Permanent
    • Scale I&O Staffing

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