Webinar: Restructure IT For Cloud Success

Filed in Cloud Industry Insights by Matt Monteleone | March 11, 2013 4:00 pm

There’s a common myth that IT becomes obsolete when an enterprise adopts cloud technologies. This is not the case, however. Instead, the cloud gives IT the potential to become advisors to the business.

IT organizations are constrained by tight personnel, budget and time requirements. They are forced to do more with the same, or with less. But cloud computing [1]is changing this paradigm. If managed correctly, the cloud can give IT back time and resources. The cloud allows IT to offload much of the day-to-day maintenance duties to a trusted service provider partner and spend more time and resources innovating and driving business value. In a cloud world, IT becomes an innovation engine and drives strategic business value.

Join us at 11 a.m. CST Wednesday, March 13 for the next installment of the Enterprise Cloud Forum, during which Vice President of Rackspace IT Operations Rich Murr and I will discuss “Restructuring Your IT Organization to Become a Profit Center in a Cloud World.”

Rich and I will highlight how to most effectively retool enterprise IT when adopting the cloud, not only as a technology, but also as a business model.

The conversation will dive into:

During the webinar you will learn how to redefine, reorganize and revise roles and responsibilities to bring the most value to your business.

Register now[2] for “Restructuring Your IT Organization to Become a Profit Center in a Cloud World.” And continue the conversation afterward on the Enterprise Cloud Forum on Linkedin[3].

Endnotes:
  1. cloud computing : http://www.rackspace.com/cloud/
  2. Register now: https://cc.readytalk.com/cc/s/registrations/new?cid=hzh3obyle63w
  3. Enterprise Cloud Forum on Linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/myGroups?trk=hb_side_grps_top

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