Why 2015 Will Be the Year of the Platform
This past year has continued to see rising enterprise cloud adoption, and
with it efforts from tech giants to control the cloud through price wars.
Like most things, the path we've taken to this point will certainly impact
where the road ahead will lead.
If 2014 was the continued battle for cloud infrastructure, 2015 will be the
rise of the cloud platform, as enterprises will focus on creating apps and
workflows that take advantage of the growing platform options across
enterprise needs such as HR, Financial Services and IT. The rise of the
platform will bring with it a variety of other changes - all of which stem
from more and more CIOs turning to the cloud to deliver substantial
innovation and business results. From verticalization to data as a service,
we'll ring in the new year with dramatic changes to the cloud landscap... (more)