Philippe A. Abdoulaye has 25 years of experience as an IT transformation expert with a versatile background leading cloud, data center and ITSM transformation projects with consulting firms like Accenture and Cognizant. Philippe has advised the IT leaders of enterprises like Credit Suisse, American Express and Educational Testing Service (ETS) and has conducted workshops to provide insights into cloud transformation approaches for McKinsey consultants.

Philippe has been sharing his views on Linkedin and in his blog on topics around cloud computing, ITaaS and digital transformation. His articles are regularly cited by online media outlets, including Sys-Con and ZDNet.

Philippe is the inventor of the The Complete ITaaS Delivery Model, a digital transformation framework that he detailed in his book The Complete ITaaS Delivery Model. He is also the author of Cloud Computing: Advanced Business and IT Strategies.

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Philippe A. Abdoulaye and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications Inc. or its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.

Articles by Philippe.Abdoulaye

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How to avoid digital downfall: the Toys R Us case, part 1

Lessons learned from Toys R Us digital downfall, actionable insights into industry disruption's impacts on businesses and IT, and practical approach to digital strategy, innovation implementation, and digital transformation.
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How to migrate IT to AWS in record time with the extended EC2

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October 7, 2016
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Why Chef’s approach to DevOps substantiates the ITaaS delivery model

How Adam Jacob, CTO of Chef, the leading IT-automation firm, articulates a perspective of DevOps that shows that DevOps and the IT as a Service (ITaaS) delivery model are two sides of the same coin: the lean and agile IT organization businesses need to succeed in the digital economy.
March 24, 2016
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How CIOs can reinvent IT with ITaaS

Strategies that will help CIOs take advantage of ITaaS to transform their IT organization into the strategic partner business lines need.
October 9, 2015
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How CIOs can boost business growth with ITaaS

CIOs should pay attention to the notion of IT as a Service (ITaaS), all discussions around cloud computing, digital transformation, and the so-called new style of IT bring back to it, it's the central element of the ongoing transformation of the IT industry.
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