Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is betting the company on Cloud Computing. Aziz Virani, executive vice president for global technologies and solutions at Avanade discusses benefits and strategies.
SaaS offers creative ways to address how organizations use technology, thereby enabling them to focus on their core business objectives. Point of view from Avanade’s Yoon-Sung Lee, senior vice president and Americas CTO at Avanade; Bob Fahey, senior director of Americas BPOS solutions and Navin Mukraj group manager.
As federal government technical advisors champion cloud computing solutions like Apps.gov, their efforts raise questions about their ability to provide those systems with tight security. Article contains comments from Carl Almond, senior director at Avanade.
Mike Vizard speaks to Mark Leaming, VP AOS about Avanade launching Avanade Online Services (AOS). An offering based on Dynamics customer relationship management (CRM) software from Microsoft.
An increasing number of companies are embracing software-as-a-service or “SaaS” because they consider it the most critical application that will “make a difference” in their businesses, a survey conducted for Avanade by Kelton Research reported.
It is critical for an organization to understand the true drivers of their business. Only through this knowledge can realistic strategic goals be set. Thoughts by Chris Colvin, senior BI solutions architect for Avanade.
Mark Learning, vice president of the Online Services group with Avanade, discusses SaaS research results with Michael Vizard.
Taken together, the latest CIO survey from Gartner on IT spending and a separate survey from Avanade on the rise of software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications reveal few surprises about the economy of IT spending in 2009, but they do show a shift in how companies are prioritizing their IT spending