Our survey findings have shown us what business functions are moving to the cloud, how companies are measuring cloud success, and how companies choose cloud vendors. But what specific assets are moving to the cloud?
The short answer is a lot, and that will only increase over the next two years. Development, storage, and management have experienced the strongest cloud migration so far, as you can see in the chart below. (Click to enlarge)
Smaller companies will be much less likely to use cloud for data warehousing and application development in two years, but will be more likely to have proprietary applications in the cloud by then.
Next week, we will explore more applications that are moving to the cloud, including disaster recovery, supply chain, sales and service, and core business functions.