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Answers to Key Cloud Questions for Midsize Enterprise CIOs

Published: 04 January 2019

ID: G00374819

Analyst(s): Mark Fabbi , James Browning


Pressure on cloud decision making continues to intensify for CIOs in midsize enterprises. Here we answer some important, but often overlooked, questions about cloud computing.

Table Of Contents


  • Will My Vendors Force Me to the Cloud Before I’m Ready?
  • Implication:
  • Recommendations:
  • Will I Need New Roles in IT When I Move Workloads to the Cloud?
  • Implication:
  • Recommendations:
  • Will I Need to Change My WAN When I Migrate to the Cloud?
  • Implication:
  • Recommendation:
  • Can I Move My Phone System to the Cloud?
  • Implication:
  • Recommendations:

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