Cloud computing offers advantages to enterprises, but only when done through a well-defined IT strategy. When done by individuals or lines of business – the so-called Shadow IT – unmonitored IT activity could post a significant risk. Yet sometimes the cloud moves faster than IT to meet business  needs In a recent report PricewaterhouseCooper outlines how to prudently say yes to the cloud. Images from



  • Eric C.

    The author forgot the most important things : the source of Shadow IT is because IT departments are too expensive, under deliver, are late when doing projects and are not up to date. Also, they put almost religious choices towards products, over zealous security and their own management problems over usability and delivering IT for the business and the users. Remove all of these and you won’t have shadow IT.