The cloud makes it easy to add new infrastructure, applications and services as the need arises. Maybe too easy.
Leveraging cloud resources has become so simple that employees and business units commonly purchase apps and services on an as-needed basis. And why not? It’s a fast and flexible way to get things accomplished without enduring the IT department’s typically tedious provisioning process. Users with no particular technology skills can simply go online and get what they need by moving a few sliders and clicking a few buttons.