Paul Vian, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing at Apps Associates, offers his insight in an InformationWeek article titled, Where does Oracle Fit in the New Cloud Era?, written by Joao-Pierre S. Ruth. (You can follow Joao-Pierre S. Ruth on Twitter at @jpruth.)
The article also highlights our recent report, Oracle to the Cloud: Top 5 Myths, Debunked. Paul Vian offers his insight in the following excerpts.
“There’s still a lot of people running these applications on premise and they’re confused,” says Paul Vian, senior vice president of sales and marketing for Apps Associates. He says the concerns listed in the report can largely be addressed by reading contracts and talking to experts. “More of this conversation is driven around moving to a non-Oracle cloud,” he says.
The article continues to describe the details of the report and how the typical discussions about cloud migration happen with COOs (Chief Information Officers), application managers, and vice presidents.
“They have to be careful migrating and moving it to a third-party cloud,” says Vian.
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