Cloud isn’t only what you do – it’s also how you do it. For operators everywhere, executing a cloud strategy should cover these essential phases.
The article "Clearing the fog: Operators’ four steps to cloud success" sets out what is required for operators to become winners in the cloud game. Cloud transformation is complex, and an end-to-end framework – comprising four key steps that can maximize the possibility of operators meeting their business objectives in this area – is presented.
Cloud has been growing rapidly in recent years – and will continue to do so. The size of the combined public and private cloud market was estimated to be around USD 125 billion in 2015, and is expected to reach USD 230 billion by 2020. But despite the industry’s ongoing growth story, operators’ cloud revenues are still modest – typically 0.3 percent to 2.3 percent of their total revenues.