Almost Enterprise Applications: What Can Next-Generation Cloud Computing Do for Your Business?
Leading corporations are adopting cloud-based applications and platforms driven by business leaders acting independently to gain capabilities faster. But what should you know about this emerging class of "almost" enterprise solutions?
On a Technology Executives Dbriefs webcast, Almost Enterprise Applications: What Can Next-Generation Cloud Computing Do for Your Business?, held on March 3, 2011, Deloitte Consulting LLP principals, Bill Briggs and John Peto discussed:
- What's different, including how cloud solutions can be rapidly deployed at a lower cost than traditional IT
- Opportunities and risks – although Internet-based and easily shared and scalable, many cloud solutions don't have the features of traditional enterprise solutions
- Practical ways for CIOs to proactively harness this wave of innovation while effectively managing risk
Watch the Dbriefs webcast replay to understand the almost-enterprise solution landscape and explore opportunities and challenges it brings.
The following polling questions were conducted during the webcast: