Guest post by Nathan McBride, vice president, IT at AMAG Pharmaceuticals
It’s funny to think that just three years ago I gave a presentation to a large consulting firm on what they might encounter in enterprise IT in the next few years called “What is the Cloud?” Since then I have had the unique experience of being able to speak at conferences and gatherings across the country, but you won’t hear me giving that introductory “What is the Cloud?” talk anymore.
Based on the requests for types of presentations that I’ve received recently, it’s obvious that more and more companies have gotten past the “wet feet” stage of moving to the cloud and are now looking for strategies and information about the next steps in embracing a cloud service model within the enterprise.
To kick off my 2013, I’ll be speaking at Bio-IT World in Boston on Wednesday, April 10 at 11:00 am ET about several topics in a session titled “Pharma Disruptors: A Real-World Look Into How Cloud Computing Can Impact Your Business”. In the presentation, I’ll cover how my company, AMAG Pharmaceuticals, and our IT team of just four moved our department to the cloud by: Continue reading →