Is the goal of cloud computing to deliver transformative effects to the business, or is it okay to merely replace an existing system, application or process? That’s one of the questions taken up at the recent Cloud Business Summit, held in New York and hosted by Saugatuck Technology, a division of ISG.
In a compelling panel discussion, financial and IT leaders debated the impact of cloud computing on corporate financial systems and processes. The consensus is that finance is an area that is not in sync with technology developments in businesses. It’s not that financial executives are lagging in cloud adoption — it’s just that they have a different view of it. Read more