Best Practices for Leveraging Cloud Storage Models

In this contributed article, Principal Christopher Stacy and Senior Associate Michael Byrne offer readers advice on how best to pursue cloud storage models within their enterprise environments. Sample excerpt: “Cloud storage offerings abound in today’s IT marketplace. Original delivery models from 15 years ago continue to provide benefits to customers, and new breeds of cloud storage providers have entered the marketplace offering secure gateway services and specialized offerings for functional areas such as disaster recovery. Given these options, more companies than ever are finding value in migrating to the cloud. To maximize this value, organizations must ensure an in-depth understanding of their IT environments and current state costs to make the right vendor and solution selections.”

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