Realizing the Value Proposition of Cloud Computing
Source: Infosys Technologies
Cloud Computing is a model for provisioning and consuming IT capabilities on a need and pay by use basis. This helps in shifting the cost structure from capital expenditure to operating expenditure and also helps the IT systems become more agile. This innovative model of acquiring IT related services has made oragnization to relook at their Infrastructure and platform services strategy and optimize their IT spending while improving overall agility. Adopting Cloud computing completely in an enterprise is a challenge as concerns around data privacy, security and SLAs would need incorporating changes into the organizations IT policies and procedures.