Cloud computing allows companies to save on capital costs and also gives them greater flexibility to respond to fluctuating demand, says Prof. Josep Valor. In the future there will be a massive outsourcing of computing and few companies will have their own information technology infrastructure or technical staff on the payroll.
About Josep Valor
Josep Valor-Sabatier is professor of information systems and information technology and holder of the Indra Chair of Digital Strategy. He received his Ph.D. in Operations Research from MIT, and his Sc.D. in Medical Engineering from the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology. Josep Valor teaches extensively at the senior executive level on Management Information Systems, Media Management, Management of Technology, and Strategy.