Date Added: Feb 2010
Significant innovations in technology and the need to reduce IT costs have accelerated demand for cloud computing. Cloud computing challenges them to change how the authors use technology and creates an opportunity to rebalance IT priorities. Cloud computing offers benefits for both the technology and the business sides of an organization. On the IT side, one can quickly enable applications and infrastructure on demand; on the business side, one can do so without increasing the capital expense requirements. It's a win-win solution.