This paper is the seventh and final installment in a series on Preparing the IT Organization for the Cloud from the ECAR Cloud Working Group.
BiographyOren Sreebny is the Senior Director for Emerging Technologies and Communications in IT Services at the University of Chicago. Oren has responsibility for web design and development, application programming, technology innovation, and leads the cloud strategy for the University, including setting direction, contracting, and overseeing implementation. He is an active member of the Internet2/Educause Cloud Services Working Group.
Operationalizing the Cloud, addresses cloud computing risks and how to operationalize the cloud. Most colleges and universities have moved at least some services to the cloud, while others have built out large-scale cloud environments. Ensuring that these services effectively align with an institution’s needs requires careful planning and ongoing management.
The ECAR-CLOUD Working Group is developing this series of seven papers, Preparing the IT Organization for the Cloud. The fourth paper, Building a Migration Plan, helps you develop a cloud migration plan to guide your future efforts.