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Business Gets Remote

Cloud computing is redefining the way companies send e-mail, store data, and allocate IT budgets.

The amount of IT spending on cloud computing services, such as data storage, is growing.

Global spending on public cloud services

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Source: Gartner

Most companies seek efficiency; fewer see cloud computing as transformational force.

In your opinion, cloud computing ….

Source: Accenture survey of 669 IT decision makers

Most companies that shift business processes to the cloud begin with commodity applications.

Most-used application

Source: CDW poll of 320 corporate cloud users

Cloud computing will bring significant growth in servers and data storage—but not in IT jobs.

Expected growth over the next 10 years

Source: IDC

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