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IT leaders expect mass migration to the cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | November 13, 2017

With the goal of avoiding “cloud lock-in,” 75 percent of companies surveyed expect to work with different providers for their cloud requirements.

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Public cloud services see significant growth in first half of 2017

BY Jeff Rowe | November 13, 2017

Recent introductions into the market are enabling easier hybrid IT models and reducing the barrier to cloud adoption for enterprises.

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Moving to the cloud? Not without a good business case, you don’t

BY Jeff Rowe | November 08, 2017

The impact on apps, whether to leave them where they are or re-host them in the cloud, is just one of the many factors organizations must weight when considering a move to the cloud.

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Survey finds “risk aversion” slowing healthcare’s move to the cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | November 01, 2017

Ultimately, say experts, healthcare companies must recognize that fear of “culture change” could prove the biggest barrier to successfully transitioning to the cloud.

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Sound cloud economics still key to successful health org transition

BY Jeff Rowe | October 30, 2017

The decision to move to the cloud provides flexibility to choose from a range of service options and management tools, says one longtime consultant, but it’s important for health IT execs to remember they all come at a cost.

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Health IT execs, beware 5 myths about the cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | October 25, 2017

According to one tech expert, healthcare organizations can benefit from multiple cloud options – from private, public to hybrid deployments – giving every health IT executive the freedom to select what will be the best for their organization.

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Despite data security concerns, healthcare is moving to the cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | October 25, 2017

Healthcare organizations are right to be concerned about the safety and security of their data, but when it comes to new technologies, staying away can sometimes be more damaging that staying put.

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Healthcare organizations add open source to cloud options for IT flexibility

BY Jeff Rowe | October 23, 2017

As healthcare organizations add more tools and devices organizations to their IT infrastructure, they are turning to open source software that fits more complex and unique IT ecosystems.

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Expert: cloud strategies need to start with the board of directors

BY Jeff Rowe | October 18, 2017

The real cloud story, says one expert, is not about cost savings but about enabling organizations to do things that were not possible before.