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Businesses struggle to beat the cloud learning curve

June 29, 2022

Via: CIO Dive

Businesses are not reaching their hoped-for levels of cloud innovation, despite leaders making the technology an investment priority.

The shortcomings are the result of a disconnect between strategic cloud priorities and innovation success, a Deloitte survey of 500 cloud decision makers found. For example, 89% of respondents want to increase efficiency and agility using the cloud, but only 65% have found innovation success.

When it comes to the cloud, β€œit was very difficult to get the planning done, very difficult to get the resources in line and it was much harder than [businesses] thought,” said David Linthicum, chief cloud strategy officer at Deloitte.

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