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Thriving in the Modern Digital Economy P2

Thriving in the Modern Digital Economy P2

11th Jul 2018

CIO

Taken from our Los Angeles CIO Event, December 2017

Taken from ‘Six Word Lessons to Think Like a Modern Day’

Jim DuBois - Board Director, Tech Advisor, Angel Investor, Author, former CIO of Microsoft

Cloud Migration Prediction

Replatforming

  • 10% Retire
  • 5-10% Rationalise & Consolidate
  • 15% Replace (with COTS/GOTS)
  • 50-70% Rewrite/Refactor, Replatform, Service- Refactor, Service Wrapper, Virtualise (Cloud Migration), Do Nothing
  • 10-20% Do nothing (for Apps < 2 years old)

Move to Cloud

  • 10% Retire
  • 5-10% Replace with Cloud-Aware app
  • 5-25% Already Virtualized; Move to Cloud (Iaas only)
  • 50-70% Virtualise, Move to Cloud (IaaS) and exploit Cloud & Big Data Architectures appropriately for Application Functional Requirements
  • 10% Do Nothing

Cloud Migration - Actual

~30% Retire it, right-size, eliminate environments

 

~15% Use or convert to a SaaS (1st or 3rd party solution)

From:

  • Office Servers
  • Portals & SPS
  • Any relationship mgmt
  • Active Source Control & WIT
  • Data warehouses
  • Industry standard verticals

To:

  • Office 365
  • SharePoint Online
  • CRM Online
  • VSO
  • ADL + PowerBI
  • Best 3rd party SaaS

<5%- Remain on premise

Rest-

  • Expose functionality in existing SaaS/PaaS solution
  • Convert to Azure PaaS solution
  • Optimise for and move to Azure IaaS VM
  • No change, lift ‘n’ shift to IaaS

~35% First to Move

  • Basic web apps
  • Advanced portals
  • Any new solutions
  • Any re-architected solutions

~10% Next to move

  • High I/O OLTP
  • Regulatory and high business impact

~5% Hard or costly to Move

  • HVA Systems
  • PKI Systems
  • Legacy source control

Recommendations

  1. Grow the right people in an environment where everyone can be there best
  2. Define success based on business outcomes
  3. Get the public cloud fast
  4. Change how you work (agile)
  5. Don’t forget security    

Other Waves of Transformation

Key Skills

Traditional

  • Integration expertise
  • Datacenter/Infrastructure
  • Relationship Management
  • Data analyst
  • Tester

Transformed

  • Cloud architect
  • BYOD/Security
  • Scrum masters
  • Data scientist
  • DevOps

Delivery

Traditional

  • Waterfall
  • Application delivery
  • Build & change
  • Help desk
  • IT vendors

Transformed

  • Agile sprints
  • Service delivery
  • Service models
  • Integrated IT service desk
  • Strategic suppliers

Culture

Traditional

  • IT metrics
  • Risk-averse
  • Fixed mindset
  • Built here

Transformed

  • Business outcomes
  • Experiment, move quick
  • Learning mindset
  • Outside-in innovation
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