With an estimated 70% of organizations overspending on hosting and a 30% first-time deployment failure rate, the need for expertise is real. The goals of increased agility, innovation, and lower costs, when coupled with the complexities of managing a modern-day GIS infrastructure, create a challenging task for CIO’s, IT Professionals, and GIS Managers. Organizational leaders must understand all the risks and opportunities in GIS infrastructure management.
When asked, many individuals can rattle off a number of good reasons to store and access data, files, images, and even software in the cloud. However, I feel that security and reliability is rarely the first thing that comes to mind when thinking about cloud computing.
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