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I Have No Idea What Cloud Computing Is, But It Sure Sounds Good to Me

CFOs have high hopes for cloud computing, even though they don't appear to know much about it.

Such are the findings from two recent surveys conducted by CFO. Asked about their current use of cloud-computing services, a majority of senior finance executives either have no plans to pursue it in the short term, or are doing so very tentatively. Nearly a third admit that they aren't even sure what "cloud computing" really means. Yet, when asked how cloud computing might affect their company's approach to IT longer term, almost half say they believe it will enable a significant restructuring of their entire IT strategy.

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CFOs have high hopes for cloud computing, even though they don't appear to know much about it.

Such are the findings from two recent surveys conducted by CFO. Asked about their current use of cloud-computing services, a majority of senior finance executives either have no plans to pursue it in the short term, or are doing so very tentatively. Nearly a third admit that they aren't even sure what "cloud computing" really means. Yet, when asked how cloud computing might affect their company's approach to IT longer term, almost half say they believe it will enable a significant restructuring of their entire IT strategy.

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