IT Decision Makers Cite Complexity of Moving Legacy Applications as a Major Challenge to Their Migration Efforts
TORONTO —January 21, 2021 — Next Pathway Inc., the Automated Cloud Migration company, today announced the results of a third-party study assessing the state of data migration to the cloud in North America. Next Pathway polled nearly 1,000 IT decision makers on their company’s status in the cloud migration process and what they perceive as benefits and challenges.
By a large margin (85%), survey respondents are planning to increase their IT budgets for 2021, with cloud migration as a priority. 65% of companies indicate the initiative is a top three area of technology emphasis in 2021. Looking at specific applications, IT decision makers cited migrating their data warehouse to the cloud as the most important.
The key themes revealed in the survey include: