Architecting IT Governance for the Cloud
While cloud is enabling self-service and self-provisioning along with cost optimization, IT and business management are now shifting their emphasis to governance, integration, security and business continuity. With the advent of more hybrid cloud strategies leading to a complex relationship between user groups, deployment environments, security zones, departmental usage policies, industry regulations and geographic restrictions cloud governance becomes a larger issue. Enterprises realize before adopting a new technology they also need to transform organizationally to ensure governance. In case, if IT policies are not consistently enforced can lead to immediate and serious consequences such as data exposure, crashing of services, violated regulations, overlooked backup plans tarnishing the enterprise brand. Enterprises have to keep a check of having an increasing impact on how the components of the governance process are executed by imitating the overall governance of the organization in the way decisions are made and strategy is set.
At Progressive, we as a Managed Services Provider (MSP) and a business and technology partner understand challenges faced by enterprises and can deliver the essential services and capabilities needed to take care of instances that demand, secure communications with trusted suppliers such as, availability, multi-tier security, regulatory compliance and auditing, high-volume, low-cost business model, disaster recovery services, industry or government mandates. Our experts design a strong governance structure by working closely with their internal team ensuring collaboration of latest technologies, including complex, multi-faceted cloud computing, as a part of a well-coordinated approach that supports the organization’s strategic business endeavours.