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Cloud computing brings greater agility – both to IT and the business. Used as part of a unified strategy, the cloud’s possibilities help you achieve your company’s greatest potential: The cloud lets you shape your whole organisation effectively, including processes, human resources and systems. If used properly, the cloud can increase your company’s flexibility, scalability and cost-effectiveness. However, the proper use of Cloud systems raises a number of questions, which have to be taken into account to achieve maximum efficiency.
- Cloud comes with risks
- Although cloud computing has a number of benefits, it also poses some risks that should be addressed
- Information security requirements must be met
- Cloud computing also has legal and data privacy implications
- Vendor selection
- There are numerous cloud service providers and solutions on the market, but not all are suitable for your organization
- Switching to a different service provider or solution may require a significant migration effort
- The cloud computing strategy must be in line with the company’s IT strategy
- The switch to cloud computing requires detailed planning to let you maximize its benefits
How can PwC help?
We can assess the overall preparedness of your company, diagnose and evaluate your existing systems, and plan your company’s transition to cloud computing. We aim to play a constructive role in the debates that will shape the future of IT. We can help you get answers to all your questions and concerns about cloud computing services. After all, not everybody needs the cloud.
- We help you to understand the benefits of cloud computing.
- We help you choose between private, public, community and hybrid solutions.
- We help you find IaaS, PaaS and SaaS solutions to your needs.
- We provide solutions to help you maximise the effectiveness of your cloud computing environment.
- We can help you develop your cloud strategy.
- We help you find the best data security solutions.
- We can prepare you a tailor-made cost-benefit.
Leaflet: Cloud Computing Consulting