Top-10 tips for avoiding the most common mistakes in cloud strategies
Gartner Research Report
Maximize the benefits of cloud: develop a sound strategy
A plan to migrate everything to the cloud, is not a great cloud strategy. But what is? After reviewing hundreds of cloud strategy documents, Gartner has identified the 10 most common mistakes seen in cloud strategies. In this research, Gartner explains how to avoid these and how to make sure you can take optimal advantage of cloud services.
Some key challenges:
- Many IT departments compromise the effectiveness of their cloud strategy by assuming that it concerns only IT
- Many organizations believe they don’t need an exit strategy because they don’t expect to bring anything back from the cloud
- Organizations often believe they have devised a cloud strategy when they have instead created a cloud implementation plan
- Many organizations that haven’t devised a cloud strategy compound their mistake by believing it’s too late to create one because they’re already using cloud computing
Don’t make mistakes you don’t have to: learn how to avoid the most common mistakes when it comes to cloud strategies.