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5 Reasons Why you need
“5 Things in 5 Minutes” Series No. 1:
CEOs are saying technology is the most
important external force impacting their
Your CEO needs Cloud.
Source: IBM CEO Study, 2004-2013
Your traditional IT environment can no longer
support the needs of the business.
Your IT needs Cloud.
1 IDC,: IT Cloud Services at the Crossroads: How IaaS/PaaS/SaaS Business Models are Evolving,, March 2013.
2 IDC, CloudTrack 2012 Summer Survey, Part 1: Cost Savings in the Cloud , November 2012.
3 IDC, IT Cloud Services at the Crossroads: Does Translating Traditional IaaS/PaaS/SaaS Layers to the Cloud Best Serve All Players?, Doc # 240572, April 2013.
of new IT firms will start life
on the cloud in 20133
growth in traditional content
types in 20132
of net new software built in
2013 will be built for cloud
Your customers are demanding that you
engage them via Mobile, Social and applied
Your Customers need Cloud.
Cloud Pacesetters report stronger business
Your business needs Cloud.
Source: IBM Center for Applied Insights Under cloud cover: How leaders are accelerating competitive differentiation
higher gross profit
growth than peers