An business driven overview of cloud computing for the CIO.
Topic: cloud computing benefit
Key concepts, opportunities and challenges in the cloud.
This whitepaper discusses the benefits in migrating to a flexible IT infrastructure, and ways to mitigate the higher cost, and increased risk. A good discussion for the CIO planning to move to cloud computing, and concerned about issues related to benefit realization.
This report identifies the view CIOs hold on cloud computing, their reasons for wanting to migrate to the cloud (or not!), the hurdles they faced in their cloud implementations, and the results.
This in-depth eBook provides guidance on leveraging cloud computing to create maximum, and sustainable business value for the enterprise. This requires a focus beyond cloud enabling individual applications and taking a holistic or enterprise view to cloud computing – a paradigm shift from solutions architecture to enterprise architecture for cloud computing. (300 pages)
This white paper discusses the key CIO challenge today: how to deploy cutting edge/next generation infrastructure for business value? The author discusses key issues and decisions that must be analyzed and resolved so the business can migrate to next generation infrastructure and create sustainable business value.
This document discusses the considerations in adopting cloud computing in a government organization. The objective is to create a coordinated approach to implementing cloud computing across the enterprise with a pilot to get the ball rolling.
CIO Guide provides an overview of cloud computing from the business perspective. What is cloud computing? How does business innovation work with cloud computing? What is the business case for cloud computing? How does the IT organization change because of cloud computing? How does enterprise architecture support cloud computing? How to overcome implementation barriers to cloud computing adoption? How big data and cloud computing are connected? How to create an implementation roadmap for cloud computing?
This Technical White Paper provides a virtual environment for demonstrating, testing, and training on the use of Dell’s deployment procedures for an OpenStack Cloud.<br />
This research explored CIO view and opinions on cloud computing. A good place for you to start your cloud journey or to find your way if you are a little lost.
A framework for business IT alignment.
A good IT Strategy Plan that you can use as a template to create your own.
This in-depth – 78 pages – presentation goes into just about everything you would have wanted to know about IT Strategy aka business IT alignment (ICT Strategy, IS strategy, IS strategic alignment, IT Alignment, strategic information systems planning (SISP)…)
This is an in-depth information technology strategic planning example that details the process and framework that CIOs can adapt to give direction to their own IT Organizations. Excellent Read!! (200 pages)
Use this template to create an IT strategic plan for your organization – aligning business with IT strategy. IT Strategy Template can be downloaded for free by CIO Index members.
CIOs can use this step-by-step guide to improve business IT alignment.
There are many definitions of IT Strategy. Which one is true?