EDUCAUSE Live! - Financial Implications of a Cloud-First Strategy

Financial Implications of a Cloud-First Strategy

July 27, 2016


1:00–2:00 p.m. ET / 10:00–11:00 a.m. (PT)

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Marc HoitMarc Hoit
Vice Chancellor & CIO
North Carolina State University



James MaherJames Maher
Executive Director of Information Technology Services
Saginaw Valley State University


John BardenJohn Barden
Deputy CIO
University of Rochester



Institutions are increasingly adopting the use of cloud services in supporting information technology across a diverse array of needs. The presenters will discuss their experiences regarding the financial implications of this sourcing strategy. Through the use of examples, both will discuss how this is affecting IT expenditures and specific financial shifts that administrators should consider in the context of this approach.


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