Interesting post from MitchWagner on power shift that cloud may afford.

48% give IT department final approval on cloud and 39% consuilt with them.

1/3 of companies have restructured IT to add new skills for cloud.

Nearly half of companies who transitioned to the cloud (44 percent) say they made the transition because the cloud was “simply better for multiple reasons.”

Cloud spending will grow from 91 to 207B in 2016 comapred to the 3.6T total IT spend.
79 percent of companies that track ROI say that cloud cost savings have met or exceeded initial estimates.