. home.aspx



CIO strategies for moving to a cloud-first business

December 11, 2018 / MARK SAMUELS

The cloud is now established as a business-as-normal activity. Almost three-quarters of businesses have between one and five years of experience with cloud technologies, according to research by IT industry association CompTIA.So, what will be the key trends for the cloud through 2019 and beyond, and how can CIOs continue to make the most of the cloud?Alex von Schirmeister, chief digital, technology and innovation officer at retail specialist RS Components, is using the cloud to provide a platform for digital transformation. He is working to create a cloud-first approach, yet the required balance of business benefit and technological risk leaves von Schirmeister to conclude that there will never be a 100% migration to the cloud.