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Think Strategically to Reap the Rewards of Moving Content Services to the Cloud

Published: 14 November 2017

ID: G00343774

Analyst(s): Monica Basso , Michael Woodbridge , Karen Hobert


Enterprises are increasingly moving their content to the cloud, but selecting the right approach can be challenging. Application leaders in charge of content services must plan strategically for cloud adoption and identify the right deployment model for their organization.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • The Growing Choice of Content Services Is Prompting Application Leaders to Assess the Suitability of Cloud Deployment
  • Presuming That Cloud Content Services Cut TCO Is Unwise and Risks Neglecting Opportunities to Improve Agility and User Experiences
  • The Growing Variety of Cloud Content Services Makes It Harder to Select the Right Delivery Model and Solution
    • PaaS or Managed Services
    • SaaS

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