Cloud Strategy Services
Want to do more than just move your existing processes to the cloud?
Cloud solutions like Salesforce, Google, Workday, and Amazon Web Services not only give you the opportunity to streamline operations, but also to change the way you engage with your employees, customers, partners, and suppliers. While just migrating an existing process to the cloud will help you become incrementally more efficient, you'll be missing a much bigger opportunity to apply cloud solutions to transform your business.
Innovative companies are using cloud solutions as part of a business strategy to deepen customer, partner, and supplier relationships, increase employee collaboration, and identify new growth areas. IT and business leaders who embrace cloud, social, and mobile as enablers of business strategy are changing technology from a “keep the lights on” expense into something that truly impacts the business. But where can cloud solutions have the greatest impact on your priorities as a business across functional silos?
Solution: Partner with Appirio to build a roadmap to a cloud powered business
With real-life experience from thousands of enterprise cloud engagements across industries, functions, and cloud platforms, Appirio's cloud strategists can help you develop a cohesive strategy that pairs a transformative vision with a pragmatic plan to get you there. Our strategists will help you identify cloud platforms that are most relevant to your business and areas where the cloud can have the greatest impact on your business.
Unlike many traditional strategy engagements, our approach is pragmatic and tangible with prototypes to make the future state come to life and an actionable roadmap to make it easy to realize the vision. Whether you're trying to navigate the world of cloud solutions or have a clear idea of where you want to go, Appirio can help with these offerings:
- Cloud Orientation Workshop A concentrated workshop for your IT and business leaders to help build a shared understanding of cloud platforms, the cloud ecosystem, and to identify areas where the cloud can deliver the greatest impact.
- Cloud Powered Process Blueprint A two-to-four week engagement to build a concrete plan to power a specific area of your business with cloud solutions along with a working prototype that demonstrates the solution. Appirio currently offers sales, customer service, collaboration, HR, and IT blueprints.
- Cloud Roadmap and Business Case A workshop-driven, four-to-six week engagement to help your team pinpoint areas where cloud solutions can address critical business priorities, envision future state processes, and build a comprehensive cloud roadmap that spans functional silos.