Cloud from both sides now June 9, 2015 — 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST Part 1 — Cloud Goes MainstreamJune 23, 2015 — 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST Part II — Managing Cloud Strategically Cloud from both sides nowJoin Jim Love, CIO of ITWC and his special guests in this essential two-part series on cloud. Providing context for ‘why cloud’ and the strategic imperative behind it, they will also share lessons learned, including specific challenges related to IT World Canada’s transformation from legacy applications to cloud-based architecture.June 9, 2015 — 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST Part 1 — Cloud Goes MainstreamCloud is increasingly becoming an integral part of business strategy. Why? For those companies, knowledgeable about how to get to cloud’s benefits, it’s a mainstream delivery platform that delivers real business capabilities.Whether you are a cloud skeptic, an early adopter, or somewhere in between, this webinar is for you. Participants will learn how businesses today are leveraging the cloud and essential elements of a cloud strategy. Attendees will also gain insights into the merits of different cloud platforms – while hearing about the risks and pitfalls in real, practical terms, as speakers bring the cloud to life with real examples of how it has been used to transform business, reduce costs and deliver a continuously updated technology platform.Special Guest: Paul Monaghan, Director, Cloud & Managed Services, Solution Development, RogersJune 23, 2015 — 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST Part II — Managing Cloud StrategicallyMany companies are further along in adopting cloud-based technologies than they think. Cloud is here to stay — and maximum benefits await for those who adopt cloud strategically.Building from Part 1, this session will focus on how to manage cloud for strategic advantage, including key use cases, integrating cloud-based applications and legacy applications and managing security.Special Guest: Dean Tremblay, Senior Manager, Wireline/Wireless, Medium Enterprise, RogersTailor your experienceDo you have an area or question that you’d like us to address? Send it in with your registration. We’ll pick the best of these and ensure we incorporate them into our presentation.