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January 2017

Effectively leveraging cloud-based contracts

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Cloud contracts offer great benefits, but they can put organisations at significantly greater risk than conventional IT service contracts. This report by consultant Bob Fawthrop explains how to mitigate the risks.

Table Of Contents

  • Cloud-based providers (SaaS and IaaS) want to use their own contracts and licence agreements, typically published on the web, to achieve repetitive incomes with minimal risks
  • Client organisations want a common core, but with customisation and protection for data, security and regulatory compliance
  • The question is how to achieve a balance so that cloud-based systems can be leveraged effectively and safely. Read on to find out more