According to Microsoft we will all be using Office 365 sooner or later. Not so says KPMG. 53% of enterprise executives say that data loss and privacy, risk of intellectual property theft (50%) and the impact on their IT organization (49%) are their top three challenges in adopting cloud computing. Compared to the 2012 survey, security and data privacy are now more important to enterprises than cost efficiency.
The following graphic provides an overview of the most challenging areas enterprises face when adopting cloud-based applications and platforms as part of their business strategies.
Let me know if you are in the cloud, regardless of product. Do you still have concerns about security? Will this factor decide if you use cloud technologies or not?
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