As a result of the compliance conditions can be hollowed out may gradually, because on the part of the departments, no sufficient background to check the compliance conformity of these services IT-related. Gain insight and clarity with McKinsey. Secret integration requirement creates problems: applications from the cloud can certainly charm have, that they freely quickly available from complex implementation projects. What some considered the business organization as an advantage, for the IT Department but to a boomerang is, especially if it was not included in the decision and necessary aspects of integration could bring. Because many applications can unfold not their entire benefit as an island solution in the long term. The need for the analysis of customer data is used as a CRM system from the cloud, stems may soon to include a business intelligence tool.
In the face of the general trend, high-integration to align operational processes, significant integration requirements arise in the case of multiple cloud services. External pressures for Standardization: services from the cloud on a broad marketability and must be highly standardized. Although in many cases even standardization strategies are pursued by IT, the increased use of cloud solutions accelerates this trend inevitably and possibly in an accidental high level. Because each standardization is inevitably also functional limitations with all of its advantages. You can be acceptable in each individual case, but add up across multiple applications and services to a significant volume, and thus represent significant restrictions for business departments. When internally provided services IT can provide a necessary balance between standardization and individual support requirements, with increasing use of cloud their are Possibilities for such a balance is always low. Reduction of IT manufacturing depth: the classic outsourcing by shifting IT functions to providers such as the hosting or application management now belongs to the extensive self-image in the IT strategy of the company. Furthermore, the use of external services gradually expands, it comes as a consequence inevitably to a reduction of vertical integration in the IT organizations. Depending on the size of the cloud initiatives far-reaching changes in the human resources and professional skills of employees, can accompany to the IT processes and organizational structures.