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Cloud computing creating competitive advantage

Cloud reducing business complexity

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Cloud computing is no longer an emerging technology, it’s essential for business, is the finding of new research. 

The Business Agility in the Cloud report, is based on a survey of 527 Harvard Business Review readers from large and mid-size organizations worldwide.

The research aimed to understand what businesses and government organizations think about cloud computing and how that thinking impacts adoption and perceived value.

Commissioned by Verizon, the research found that:

  • 70% have adopted cloud computing
  • 71% think cloud will reduce business complexity
  • 61% say cloud saves money
  • 74% say cloud has provided competitive advantage
  • 60% say cloud improves employee productivity

Access the full report.