While the hype of “the cloud” remains in the stratosphere, companies are beginning to find terra firma in Infrastructure as a Service, a capability that only a year or two ago was considered too risky. While security, compliance and privacy remain inhibitors for most organizations, others are finding providers that help bridge the gap. Yet, adopters pursuing the promise of cheap and easy scalability, agility and elasticity with the mere swipe of a credit card are still finding a significant gap between myth and reality. Learn about the considerations and capabilities your IT leadership should focus on before deciding to head for the clouds.