IT Can Drive Business Outcomes
with Cloud
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© 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
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Forward-thinking IT departments are using the
cloud as a transformative engine, helping them
transition from ...
#CiscoCloud

By providing compute, storage, and application
resources over the Internet and private networks,
cloud techno...
#CiscoCloud

And because these services can be deployed or
purchased at a moment’s notice, cloud computing
helps support t...
#CiscoCloud

But in a surprising turn of events, business groups
and individuals are often the ones leading this
charge.

...
#CiscoCloud

With more choices and the wherewithal to pursue
them, business groups and individuals are readily
purchasing ...
#CiscoCloud

With business groups adopting a variety of cloudbased services and IT personnel losing some
degree of visibil...
#CiscoCloud

When used and governed effectively, cloud
computing helps IT teams deliver more value to
their organizations ...
#CiscoCloud

Cloud computing was originally promoted as a cost
reducer, but the biggest differences and greatest
values it...
#CiscoCloud

Cloud-based applications are increasingly being
used to deliver new customer experiences and
support, boost s...
#CiscoCloud

In addition to overall consolidation and cost
reduction, cloud technologies can help rebalance
the CapEx-OpEx...
#CiscoCloud

As IT departments more fully adopt cloud
technologies, they gain an opportunity to enable
these benefits, red...
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Cloud Computing: Changing the Role and Relevance of IT Teams http://www.cisco.com/en/US/solutions/collateral/ns224/ns1196/cis-cep-changing-role-and-relevance-of-it-teams.pdf

Become a Broker of Cloud Technologies http://youtu.be/Pk7-4IE0imY on YouTube
Innovate at the Speed of Business: Fast IT http://youtu.be/qMOpoENRKbQ (98 seconds) via YouTube

In many ways, the cloud has been a disruptive force for IT leaders and their teams, opening the door for business groups and individuals to take technology matters into their own hands. But forward-thinking IT departments are using the cloud as a transformative engine, helping them transition from tactical systems administrators to strategic service brokers. In doing so, they have an opportunity to redefine their partnership with business groups and become more influential, effective leaders of revenue and growth.

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    1. 1. IT Can Drive Business Outcomes with Cloud #CiscoCloud © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
    2. 2. #CiscoCloud Forward-thinking IT departments are using the cloud as a transformative engine, helping them transition from tactical systems administrators to strategic service brokers. #CiscoCloud © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
    3. 3. #CiscoCloud By providing compute, storage, and application resources over the Internet and private networks, cloud technologies open up new possibilities for IT delivery and consumption. #CiscoCloud © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
    4. 4. #CiscoCloud And because these services can be deployed or purchased at a moment’s notice, cloud computing helps support the increasing speed of business and market change. #CiscoCloud © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
    5. 5. #CiscoCloud But in a surprising turn of events, business groups and individuals are often the ones leading this charge. #CiscoCloud © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
    6. 6. #CiscoCloud With more choices and the wherewithal to pursue them, business groups and individuals are readily purchasing their own cloud-based services and applications —no longer content to wait for internal IT departments. #CiscoCloud © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
    7. 7. #CiscoCloud With business groups adopting a variety of cloudbased services and IT personnel losing some degree of visibility and control, cloud technologies are dramatically altering the business computing landscape and placing the relevance of internal IT departments at stake. #CiscoCloud © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
    8. 8. #CiscoCloud When used and governed effectively, cloud computing helps IT teams deliver more value to their organizations in general, and business groups in particular. #CiscoCloud © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
    9. 9. #CiscoCloud Cloud computing was originally promoted as a cost reducer, but the biggest differences and greatest values it offers are speed and agility. #CiscoCloud © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
    10. 10. #CiscoCloud Cloud-based applications are increasingly being used to deliver new customer experiences and support, boost supply-chain efficiency, and create additional sales and marketing opportunities. #CiscoCloud © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
    11. 11. #CiscoCloud In addition to overall consolidation and cost reduction, cloud technologies can help rebalance the CapEx-OpEx equation. Flexible sourcing options mean more ways to control and adjust costs. #CiscoCloud © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
    12. 12. #CiscoCloud As IT departments more fully adopt cloud technologies, they gain an opportunity to enable these benefits, redefine their role, and transform their relationship with business groups. #CiscoCloud © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
    13. 13. Download the article to learn more on driving business outcomes with cloud. Cloud Computing: Changing the Role and Relevance of IT Teams See more here Go/cloudperspectives © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. @CiscoCloud

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