Research Slideshow: Cloud Computing: CIOs See Value, ChallengesBy Jennifer Lawinski | Posted 06-27-2012
92 percent of respondents say the adoption of cloud technologies is good for business.
More for Your Money
67 percent of respondents say cloud technologies help IT deliver better systems for less money.
Holding the Keys
62 percent of respondents say SaaS applications give business stakeholders ownership of key applications.
69 percent of repsondents say their companies still work primarily with on-premise applications.
88 percent of respondents report challenges with SaaS business applications; 67 percent report issues integrating data between applications.
37 percent of respondents say IT has been asked to take ownership of solutions purchased without their input.
The BI Advantage
74 percent of respondents say having data from their SaaS applications in a common BI solution would add value.
What are the biggest potential benefits of SaaS BI? (percent respondents)
â¢ Easier access to data currently in application silos (54 percent) â¢ Increased visibility (46 percent) â¢ Faster deployment (42 percent)