Cloud computing is redefining the way organisations across EMEA do business, offering opportunities to work more productively, run IT more efficiently, and support a highly mobile, always connected workforce. The prospect of on-demand access to IT services and resources on a pay-per-use subscription model is particularly attractive for smaller firms. Many are looking to Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) to level the playing field with their better-funded counterparts, accessing computing resources previously thought beyond their financial means.
However, security concerns remain one of the biggest barriers to cloud adoption. Although migration from traditional Microsoft installations is a hassle-free, transparent process for the end-user, behind the scenes shifting of workloads, resources, and processes has a major impact on security and compliance.
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- Customer perception of Office 365 and the native features it offers
- The overall efficacy of native security, archiving, and data-protection features
- Adoption rate of third-party solutions to augment native features