The public service journey to secure cloud
Public service agencies are searching for scale, speed, savings, and security in the cloud.
Public service agencies must plan to scale services rapidly and seamlessly using cloud technology and digital platforms with certainty while being mindful of citizen/workforce trust and security.
Public service agencies with an outcomes-focused approach to cloud adoption increase resilience and flexibility.
Progress starts with a vision that sets the foundation and addresses barriers so that agencies can move past them swiftly and strategically.
Make plans with the destination in mind, and tailor the strategy to meet the organizations’ needs.
Put people at the heart of the journey to cloud; truly transforming and innovating how agencies work and serve citizens and businesses.
Public service agencies are embracing cloud at an accelerating rate today. It’s no wonder. Organizations crave the benefits of lower infrastructure costs and greater flexibility. After all, cloud is the means to the end of future service delivery models. Consumption can be dialed up and down on demand, which allows agencies to monitor spend closely, while creating more insight-driven services. It’s all in the service of better, data-driven decision making and to enable a more personalized user interface.
As important as these outcomes are—and what they mean for the future of government service delivery and operations—agencies don’t always know the right approach to investing in and migrating to cloud. Add to that the pressure they feel as they scramble to meet the demands of the post-pandemic environment. The benefits of cloud are clear. But how can agencies break through the barriers and make cloud work for them—and for those they serve? Read our latest thinking about the cloud imperative for public service.