Trailblazers—the 14% of survey respondents who are far ahead of others in their path to value in the cloud—recognize the benefits of the cloud and are using it to drive innovation strategy, and they’re far ahead in moving business functions to the cloud. All of our leaders are either partially or fully functional in the cloud, with the engineering/development and operations functions seeing near-universal adoption.
Q17. To what extent do the following business functions operate using cloud-based services now? (Top 2-box score) Click to enlargeNot only are Trailblazers ahead in migrating business functions to the cloud, they also are seeing clear benefits from cloud adoption. Next week we’ll take a look at the specific advantages Trailblazers are seeing from their cloud adoption strategies.