867MKT The Intrinsic Value of Cloud IT
Author: Charlie Burns
For several years, IT industry media, pundits, and vendors have characterized potential benefits of Cloud IT as ranging from reduced infrastructure costs to reduced management costs to improved service levels to increased IT agility. However, as some organizations are beginning to learn, the real value of Cloud IT is more intrinsic. This Strategic Perspective identifies how Cloud IT enables fundamental changes in how IT is managed and how IT services are oriented.