FINANCE AT A CROSSROADS: THE RISK OF STANDING STILL
“Historically, our most frequent response to the threat of business or IT change is ‘Don’t just do something, stand there.’ We’d rather wait to make a late investment than rush and make a worse investment. That will not work in today’s business.”
– CFO, $20M US-based printing concern
According to research from business IT consulting and advisory firm Saugatuck Technology (an ISG business), nearly 90% of businesses of all types and sizes are applying some types of Cloud-based and Cloud-related technologies to change, improve, innovate, and accelerate how they do business. Our data indicate that more than 75% of those taking advantage of these technologies are in market-facing organizations such as Sales, Marketing, and Customer Support.
An adaptable platform is needed to adjust to the versatility and volatility of today’s global marketplace. Companies grow through the adaptability of their technology and the implementation of versatile business solutions along the way. It’s these solutions that allow for swift decisions, backed by data, that give you more control to push forward or pull
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