Cloud based technologies are becoming increasingly pervasive across society and are considered by many in business as the next major disruptive innovation. For the first time, organizations can consume, as needed, on-demand, business ready Cloud based enterprise services. This is also known as the Consumerization of IT.
Transitioning to, or deploying new IT systems and services using Cloud technologies present their own unique set of challenges to the IT Departments, Project managers and Pproject management Offices (PMO) alike.
The primary objective of this presentation is to provide a number of key considerations for Project Managers in dealing with projects involving Cloud computing technologies.
This was presented at the 25th International Project Management Institute's Global Conference in Australia on the 11th October 2011 by Rob Livingstone