• Service: Advisory, Management Consulting, Technology Advisory, Topics, Innovation & Technology Trends, Cloud Computing
  • Industry: Technology
  • Type: Business and industry issue
  • Date: 2/05/2014

Innovate or get left behind: high cost of IT complacency 

Organisations that will differentiate themselves in the future will be those that are not bound by historical working practices and cultures typified by a fear of failure.
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This paper looks at the high cost of IT complacency and how using Cloud services can deliver innovative outcomes.


Key insights

  • Many organisations are unable to drive innovation in an efficient and repeatable way that allows great ideas to be developed in a low risk and scalable manner.
  • KPMG’s Technology and Innovation survey, released last year showed 32 percent of respondents believed IT was the most important area where innovation should be identified and nurtured.
  • Successful organisations are able to demonstrate the three key characteristics of innovation – Focus, Structure and Culture.
  • Cloud services can bring cost saving opportunities and are increasingly being leveraged to drive innovation.

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