The Commodity trading business has been talking for years about increasing business agility, that has become a necessity in the last month.
In this new remote / normal - now is the time to not only maintain your business operations but take this window of opportunity to improve and streamline processes with easy to deploy native cloud systems that are fit for purpose in this new normal?
Regardless of Covid - according to Gartner’s public cloud forecast, the public cloud market was forecast to grow to $320 billion dollars through 2022: three times the growth of overall IT services.
Are your incumbent legacy systems allowing you not to only support the new normal but also improve process and efficiencies? As you review the new landscape and your current cloud “hosted” vendors - is your company really reaping the advantages of cloud services.
Performance Is there scalable performance on demand?
Are there continuous product improvements?
If not, Is there still a lengthy upgrade process?
Is the solution accessible in a browser?
Can I access the solution on any device remotely?
Does the solution still require me to VPN?
Commercial structure of the solution
Does the commercial model scale down with my usage?
Do I incur annual maintenance or upgrade expenses?
Am I paying a subscription fee only?
Can you provide the same level of security at the scale and level of the major cloud providers?