Optimizing Operational Efficiency via Cloud
With the advent of cloud technology, companies of all sectors can now have multiple applications both across the cloud as well as offline to manage their applications. As companies leverage the cloud for the various tasks in several areas, it has become an irreplaceable technology to carryout day-to-day business tasks. From storing the mission-critical information securely to managing employee database, cloud computing provides businesses with scalability and flexibility, while providing cost and time efficiency.
However, as more and more enterprises adopted cloud systems, the number of applications developed on cloud increased drastically and led to data silos. Adding to the woes, even the companies having clear cloud strategy are unable to shift all their systems to cloud at one stretch, therefore on-premise systems will need to be integrated in the short-term.
One of the main reasons causing problems associated with managing numerous applications is the increased workload. Another reason the budget-tight IT departments are faced with is the burden of manually syncing data and time constraints. As a result, the data gets duplicated and consume valuable storage space. In addition, it also mounts the risk of manual error, which could be eradicated with streamlined systems. To overcome these challenges, enterprises must implement a single-cloud strategy to keep storage to a minimum. Organizations should always seek a solution that has lucrative features of multiple cloud applications.
It is also highly important that solutions installed are checked for their security credentials. It is also imperative for businesses to ensure that they eliminate the barriers associated with integration. This helps organizations to stay ahead of their competitors and improve their productivity and efficiency.
Cloud Computing Changing Management
By Tom Farrah, CIO & SVP, Dr Pepper Snapple Group
By George Evans, CIO, Singing River Health System
By John Kamin, EVP and CIO, Old National Bancorp
By Phil Jordan, CIO, Telefonica
By Elliot Garbus, VP-IoT Solutions Group & GM-Automotive...
By Dennis Hodges, CIO, Inteva Products
By Bill Krivoshik, SVP & CIO, Time Warner Inc.
By Gregory Morrison, SVP & CIO, Cox Enterprises
By Alberto Ruocco, CIO, American Electric Power
By Sam Lamonica, CIO & VP Information Systems, Rosendin...
By Sven Gerjets, SVP-IT, DIRECTV
By Marie Blake, EVP & CCO, BankUnited
By Lowell Gilvin, Chief Process Officer, Jabil
By Walter Carvalho, VP & Corporate CIO, Carnival Corporation
By Mary Alice Annecharico, SVP & CIO, Henry Ford Health System
By Bernd Schlotter, President of Services, Unify
By Bob Fecteau, CIO, SAIC
By Jason Alan Snyder, CTO, Momentum Worldwide
By Jim Whitehurst, CEO, Red Hat
By Marc Jones, Distinguished Engineer, IBM Cloud Infrastructure