By Yaldahhakim-Oracle on May 17, 2013
There are no short cuts, no “let's try this and see what happens” when it comes to successfully implementing the cloud.
Recent research from Oracle found more than half (54 percent) of businesses included in the global survey admitted that their companies have experienced downtime over the last six months due to cloud application integration problems. It seems that rather than busting down the computing and business process silos, companies are just moving the same problems to the cloud. Get the report here... or read this article in ZD Net outlining the implications.
Not Oracle's Cloud Heroes. Here are 3 examples of companies doing the cloud "right". Just 3 because it's the weekend, and you're looking for a quick read.
#1 British Telecom
Wade, Customer Experience Director, for the BT ID Customer Experience
Team says, “By consolidating many disparate systems and
standardizing onto a single financial management platform, hosted by
Oracle On Demand, we have greatly improved transparency, efficiency
and control throughout our business operations.” Read
# 2 AutoTrader.com
Clement, CFO for AutoTrader, discusses the transformative effect of
cloud computing and how AutoTrader runs
a top-notch HR department through its use of Oracle Fusion HCM and
Taleo in the Oracle Cloud. Here's
an excellent video interview.
Domino’s Pizza attracts and retains exceptional staff by using Oracle Taleo Enterprise, Oracle Taleo Client Connect, Oracle Taleo Assessment to deliver faster recruiting topped with cost savings and process improvements. Read more here.
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