CIOs need to be ahead of the game in developing a cloud computing strategy. Find out why.

Cloud computing provides a valuable business solution to transform capabilities, deliver cost savings, gain business agility and competitive advantage. CIOs must develop a proactive strategy to leverage the benefits.

CIOs must develop a cloud computing strategy at the outset or run the risk of disparate approaches within ministries or groups.

CIOs who take a reactive, "wait-and-see" approach to developing a cloud computing strategy run the risk of having the strategy and protocol dictated onto them, leaving little room for control.