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Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Cloud: Addressing Campus Anxieties over Cloud Migration & Joint CCCG-CSWG Meeting

Time 09/26/16 12:10PM-01:10PM

Room Balmoral

Session Abstract

This in person focus meeting will focus on the challenges moving campus production applications and workloads to the cloud with an emphasis on the complexities presented by the storage of data off premise. Focusing on key issues identified by participants in the joint CCCG-CSWG working group, including: fear of change, funding and budgetary considerations, vendor lock-in, cultural change, development and architectural transformation, security and audit compliance, on-premise infrastructure investments and different service and maintenance models. We will discuss examples of how these fears have hampered cloud adoption, discuss examples of how these challenges have been addressed on various campuses and what blockers still remain and how they can be overcome.

This meeting is open to all higher education attendees.

Please note that this working meeting will have access to the conference lunch. For your convenience, this lunch station will be located in the Sandringham/Windsor foyer outside of your meeting room.

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