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Poll: Cloud Computing Has Financial Benefits, Security Concerns

Cloud computing enthusiasm was somewhat tempered by executives' concern over security and privacy
NEW YORK, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- A majority of executives polled by Deloitte (60.9 percent) believe cloud computing will be a transformative technology in the industry and can drive financial benefits, or at least be useful for certain kinds of enterprise services. The executives were polled recently during the Deloitte webcast, "Cloud Computing in the Enterprise: Not If, But When and How?"

Cloud computing enthusiasm was somewhat tempered by executives' concern over security and privacy, as 34.6 percent cited these issues as the largest considerations for adopting cloud computing in their organizations. In addition,