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How Digital Transformation Initiatives are Driving Cloud Adoption

Cloud adoption is the functional enabler of digital transformation technology. Businesses across the globe are undergoing a technology game changing shift as they begin to understand the power of cloud computing that help drive business innovation.

Date: 30 May, 2018

Cloud adoption is the functional enabler of digital transformation technology. Businesses across the globe are undergoing a technology game changing shift as they begin to understand the power of cloud computing that help drive business innovation.

“This is no marketing hype; cloud computing and digital transformation go hand in hand. 85 per cent of businesses with a digital transformation plan have benefited from a tangible competitive advantage. Cloud services, which effectively offer unlimited and dynamitic IT resources, from the foundation of digital transformation and can facilitate rapid business change,” stated Alex Hilton, CEO of CIF.

One of the key benefits of private cloud is the cost savings that can be gained with its adoption. Cost savings are driven by automation and standardisation of services, which ultimately free up IT staff to focus on other crucial activities.

In summary, here are some reasons why digital transformation is driven by cloud adoption:

  • Cost saving benefits
  • Automation and standardisation of services
  • Enhanced service quality, flexibility and scale that meets client demands
  • Reduction in the time it takes to deliver what users demand
  • Frees up IT personnel to focus on critical projects
  • Resource sharing among large numbers of users

Cloud computing is very much a reality in today’s business world. If your business has not adopted cloud services, you may be giving your competitors a major advantage.

IBM Cloud Private is on hand to help. It has the infrastructure, analytics and services needed to make your private cloud foundation rock solid. With automated, built-in dashboards and analytics, you can manage applications and services across multiple clouds for flexibility.

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