In today’s world of digital information, IT is turning out to be the most important tool in driving an organization towards success. The role of a present day CIO has evolved manifolds these days. Issuing employee laptops, generating their mail ids and managing the servers are not his only concern. He is a part of the strategic think tank who has to come up with innovative and economic solutions that would not only boost the organization’s profit charts but also help in reducing the rising costs!
There are many such solutions which the CIOs are adopting today that play the dual role of increasing stability in business but reducing operational costs! Cloud computing is one of them for sure! It’s still an enigma no doubt! But those who live in the present and think about the future are already making reforms in their IT structure. Why would you want to run a huge hole on your pockets buy buying infrastructure upfront when you can have everything on cloud and work on an operating model? Server, storage, Emails, Software Solutions: you name it and everything is available as a cloud service with the same or enhanced features as that of in-house and you have given your CFO umpteen reasons to smile and enjoy a good night’s sleep!
Files, papers, documents: These terms generally inculcate fear in the hearts of employees working in any organization. In today’s era, information is the root cause of making and losing money. You lose money not because you don’t have the requisite information but you don’t know where it is or where to look. It might be there on the 4th rack of your store room. But What if it is not? Do you go on a wild goose chase and search the other 100 racks? Surely, your time is more valuable than that? Thankfully, many organizations have understood this and are slowly but surely adopting meaningful technologies that is making their process of managing documents more effective, streamlined and productive.Tags: