Serve, Innovate and Save

Serve, Innovate and Save

More than ever, CIOs are posed with critical challenges that will shape the future of their IT department and how they service their enterprise. It is important to not only effectively orchestrate people, process and technology, but to serve as a catalyst for your business, empowering stakeholders, while reducing the overall IT budget. The need is simple, but daunting: Enhance Service, Continuously Innovate & Save Costs

With these pressures, IT departments are forced to evaluate their vision and mission and assess how they manage ongoing operations, SLAs, LOB project requests, support contracts and much more. As business needs rapidly evolve it is vital that IT not only responds to those ever changing needs, but plays a proactive role to serve, innovate and save on the bottomline.

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Cloud Strategy to Standardize and Streamline IT Operations

Cloud Strategy Ilustration

Over the many years that I have consulted and managed  our customers’  IT operations , I  see that Cloud computing has the potential to reduce both the total cost of ownership (TCO) and overall IT operational costs. The flexibility and cost savings from using this strategy in production and testing is quite common knowledge and is well documented, but the strategy can be very useful for troubleshooting specific issues throughout the development process.

This article presents a few examples of how this strategy helped our clients identify and fix issues quickly and effectively using a well-thought out cloud strategy. A right cloud strategy provides opportunities to streamline and better manage operations at different stages in the IT lifecycle including troubleshooting issues, development, testing and production.
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