Reasons behind cloud investments worldwide 2017

Reasons for using/adopting cloud technology worldwide, as of 2017

by Shanhong Liu, last edited Jun 11, 2018
Reasons behind cloud investments worldwide 2017 The statistic reveals the reasons behind the use of cloud technology according to chief information officers (CIOs) worldwide, as of 2016. As of that time, 41 percent of respondents identified improvements to availability and resiliency as one of the top reasons for using cloud technology. In 2016, 40 percent of respondents indentified improvements to availability and resiliency as one of the top reasons for using cloud technology.
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Reasons for using/adopting cloud technology worldwide, as of 2017

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Share of respondents
Improve availability and resiliency41%
Improve agility and responsiveness39%
Accelerate product innovation34%
Best solution available31%
Save money28%
Simplified management26%
Shift CapEx to OpEx21%
Better enable the mobile workforce19%
Data center modernisation18%
Support global shared services12%
Improve alignment with customers10%
Attract talent1%
Share of respondents
Improve availability and resiliency41%
Improve agility and responsiveness39%
Accelerate product innovation34%
Best solution available31%
Save money28%
Simplified management26%
Shift CapEx to OpEx21%
Better enable the mobile workforce19%
Data center modernisation18%
Support global shared services12%
Improve alignment with customers10%
Attract talent1%
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by Shanhong Liu, last edited Jun 11, 2018
The statistic reveals the reasons behind the use of cloud technology according to chief information officers (CIOs) worldwide, as of 2016. As of that time, 41 percent of respondents identified improvements to availability and resiliency as one of the top reasons for using cloud technology. In 2016, 40 percent of respondents indentified improvements to availability and resiliency as one of the top reasons for using cloud technology.
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