Author: Vasko Berden
If you mention digital transformation to IT guys, you can see the discomfort in their faces. Every transformation—including digital—will reveal potential shortcomings related to knowledge, implementation and even technology. Let’s not forget, even ego’s might get hurt.
Big Bang’s online store has become one of their most important sales channels and in order to keep up with the increasing website traffic and to ensure an excellent user experience, they decided to migrate the e-store into NIL’s Flex IT public cloud.
After a full financial ROI, comparing 200 Office in the Cloud units vs. 200 traditional PCs, NIL/Vodacom Office in the Cloud came out tops with 20 % lower operational costs per desktop.
From a financial perspective, Bank Nizwa expects lower total cost of ownership over the next few years, in comparison with traditional IT architectures (and the CAPEX model). Budget planning is also significantly easier, thanks to more predictable costs; the service is charged per user on a monthly basis.