In order to have a functional, modern and integrated work environment, the IT team must be thought of as something strategic for the business and its success. After all, the activities that the team in the area does are fundamental to any process as they involve practices such as:
the development and / or contracting of corporate applications;
the update / evolution of the IT architecture;
the implementation of data security processes;
the management of cloud computing environments;
the elaboration and monitoring of business indicators.
All of these activities make technology become an ally of all sectors. The company, therefore, must ensure that its teams act side by side with other areas to solve problems, carry out a new planning of routines and ensure that there is space for innovation.
In other words, IT should be thought of as an enabler to enhance business in an innovative and effective way, and it should be thought of along with other high priority topics for companies: value chain, customer engagement, business strategies and operation.
The Information security engineer should work in collaboration with the information security team to offer support to security tools and technologies such as firewall, proxy server, remote access, and others.
In this sense, to incorporate strategic management and cloud computing correctly, the best choice is the support of a specialized company. With a partner IT team, the business can structure an action plan of excellence, combining different methodologies in order to avoid risks and ensure that no expected results are missed. Thus, the company can make the cloud one of the foundations for business efficiency and competitiveness.