Cloud Computing is among the top items on a CIOs agenda. Understanding what cloud computing is, what it can do for your enterprise, and how to implement it efficiently are the questions on every CIOs mind. This indepth e-book can help create a strategy, and migration plan for cloud computing in the enterprise.
This paper provides an in-depth introduction to cloud computing, and lays the groundwork for creating effective cloud computing strategies. What is cloud computing? What are the different types of "clouds?" What are the benefits of cloud computing? How to implement a cloud for your business?
This case study, conducted by a consulting firm, illustrates how to conduct an assessment of key aspects of an organization's IT capability. The results can then be analyzed to make decisions about fixing things, moving things to the cloud or other steps to make it more effective and efficient. MUST Read! (150 pgs)
This presentation discusses cloud computing architecture and implementation in the context of enterprise architecture planning strategy and service oriented architecture (SOA) strategy. The net? Cloud computing should not be implemented in a vacuum and must be an integral part of the EA and SOA strategies.
This white paper details a case study on designing an enterprise architecture based cloud computing strategy – it details the steps taken to design/modify the enterprise architecture and a roadmap to chart progress from current to strategic capability incorporating cloud computing.
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)
Is the world's move to the cloud mean a move away from Enterprise Architecture? Is EA toast? This debate takes sides and helps you see the big picture of enterprise architecture in the age of cloud computing.
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?