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Cisco Business Cloud Advisor (BCA)

Accelerate your cloud journey

Cisco and IDC have analysed how 6159 organisations from 31 countries are using cloud to power their digital transformation. We identified best practices. We studied the outcomes. We are now making this information actionable for you

The next wave of cloud adoption

Read this infobrief to see where your company ranks in IDC’s five levels of cloud adoption.

Cloud adoption highlights

Explore the correlation of business growth and innovation to increased cloud adoption levels for your country.

Are you using cloud effectively?

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Evolve your cloud strategy

Our Cisco Cloud Professional Services experts can develop a customised cloud strategy for you. Are you ready to take the next step in your multicloud journey?

IDC finds cloud usage rapidly rising

Cloud adoption has increased 61% from last year. Yet, 69% of organisations do not have mature cloud strategies in place. According to IDC’s global cloud study, the greater the level of cloud maturity, the better the outcomes. This includes increased revenue and more strategic allocation of the IT budget.*

  • 50% of organisations run more than one type of private cloud.

  • 40% rise in private cloud spending expected in the next two years.

  • Almost 68% of organisations use some form of cloud, up 61% from last year.

* Source: IDC InfoBrief, sponsored by Cisco, September 2016