Cloud, Enterprise Architecture and The Missing Link

One of the most compelling drivers for Cloud and ITaaS transformation is the time-to-market improvements that come from enabling self-serve access for business users.¬† Rather than waiting for IT to provision resources, the business can select, configure and deploy services on their own through a service catalog.¬† With this advantage, the business can more easily […]

Why Some CIOs Actively Promote Shadow IT

The conventional thinking about business-led adoption of cloud services in the enterprise goes something like this: Frustrated by a non-responsive IT organization, business users become attracted to the innovation, speed, and ¬†flexibility offered by cloud vendors and solutions Fearing loss of control, corporate IT puts the brakes on deployments and projects of which they become […]