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Influencing Change: Moving to the Cloud

Cloud Analyst, David Linthicum, said that ‘technology issues don’t typically stop cloud implementations. More often than not, it’s the people’. As with any new technology, there is often internal resistance to change – what if it doesn’t work out? Do we know the weaknesses and how to deal with them? How will an office cope without paper copies of contracts or the physical processes that businesses have used for decades? Creating change within your organisation means that you need to communicate the benefits to every stakeholder and involve decision-makers early on. Benefits of Cloud Printing In 2011, IBM executive Mark Dean was already referring to the ‘post-PC era’ – a time when people rely more on mobile devices than PCs read more...