Facing a recession and the need to cut costs, Boston-based staffing and consulting agency Aquent LLC looked to the cloud. Aquent CIO Larry Bolick explains the decisions that went into moving many of the company's front-office applications to the cloud. Bolick details how Aquent manages and promotes radical, technology-driven change through entrepreneurialism, and focuses on the agency's recent move to Software as a Service and other IT services. Besides talking about cloud computing and risk management, he introduces us to Aquent's success in managing a shifting IT workforce. Overall, the key to success is to stay nimble amid fast-paced change, Bolick says. "In this cloud space, innovation is happening every day," he says. "If you blink, you are going to miss something."
Via: TechTarget SearchCIO