By Enrico Campagna, Global Practise Head BT Advise Compute
Cloud technology is the first step on the path to IT modernisation for many enterprises. It’s a new way to connect applications — and a whole new way to use IT to grow your business and become more agile. Cloud enables modernisation not just because of the technology, but through the new features, applications and operating models it offers. Legacy systems, as well as applications recently deployed, now become accessible by a wider community of end-users. You can flexibly manage and load-balance usage, access applications on demand and industrialise the service.
The user has direct access to a service catalogue to make a choice on the applications they need and to confirm whether the required hardware and software is immediately available — a completely new experience. The IT operational team now have the opportunity to provide an agile environment for their users. [Read more...]