Extract of article by James MacGregor
The adoption of cloud applications is growing across enterprises worldwide. According to Gartner, by 2020 more than 30 percent of the 100 largest enterprise applications will have shifted from cloud-first to cloud-only – encouraging any enterprise fence-sitters to move in the direction of the cloud. And government agencies are on an even faster path to cloud computing.
Are law firms and corporate legal departments the last holdouts in a sea of change? There is still some lingering hesitation. However, as legal teams increasingly experience and understand the advantages – outlined in the eight C’s below – forward-thinking organizations are making the transition to cloud-based e-discovery.