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Peer Lessons Learned: Implementing Amazon Web Services

Published: 17 April 2018

ID: G00360034

Analyst(s): Peer Contributors


IT leaders seeking to implement Amazon Web Services (AWS) in their IT environments can improve their chances of success by learning from their peers. IT leaders can improve their AWS implementation process through investment in change management and training and reevaluating their cloud strategy.

Table Of Contents


Peer Strategies

  • Lesson 1: Invest in change management & training
  • Lesson 2: Re-evaluate your cloud strategy
  • Lesson 3: Review current security requirements
  • Lesson 4: Engage outside support services

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