Bursting the myth: Why cloud focuses on business value, not cutting costs
If you asked a group of IT professionals for a list of outcomes driving companies to adopt cloud computing, no one would be surprised if saving costs came out near the top. Similarly, it would be taken as a given that increased use of cloud computing by organisations would lead to a corresponding reduction in their internal IT staff.
Neither of those preconceptions are true.
What is true is that the momentum behind cloud computing is growing and it is becoming an integral part of IT...