Creating the cloud of the future

CLOUD ADOPTION:
70%
of CIOs will embrace a
cloud-first strategy in 2016



RAISING SECURITY IN
THE ENTERPRISE

CIOs view cloud-based options as
the preferred choice when
implementing new services

BEFORE
CLOUD
ADOPTION
60%
cited concerns around
data security as a
barrier to adoption
94%
experienced security
benefits they didn’t
previously haven
on-premises
45%
were concerned that
the cloud would result
in lack of data control
62%
said privacy protection
increased over legacy
platforms a result of
moving to the cloud
AFTER
CLOUD
ADOPTION
2 weeks
to deliver new services
vs. 6-12 months with
traditional solution
(Case Study: HarperCollins Publishers)
Speed
Economics
$25,000
in the cloud would cost
$100,000 on-premises
(Microsoft Azure BI Team, STMG Proof Points Central)
Scale
Scale from
30,000 to
250,000
site visitors instantly
(Case Study: 60%cosmos)
50% of Fortune 500
companies use
Azure


CLOUD SECURITY &
COMPLIANCE CONSIDERATIONS
Third-party
verification
Access to ongoing
audit reports
Trust Center
Cloud Security
Alliance
Ongoing transparency and independent verification
are key to the Microsoft approach to cloud security
Compliance
packages
Best practices
and guidance
Security Response
Center progress reports
Security intelligence
reports
Ongoing transparency and independent verification
are key to the Microsoft approach to cloud security