As well as reduced costs and increased efficiencies, cloud services can provide business transformation payoffs, as illustrated by the case of Mohawk (formerly Mohawk Paper Mills). Mohawk designed and implemented a cloud integration platform that enabled it to transition its traditional manufacturing business model to become a service-oriented enterprise, with significant payoffs in terms of new sources of revenue and reduced internal operating costs.Click here for podcast summary (mp3)Click here for free 2-page executive summary (pdf)Click here for free presentation slides (pptx)
Stamas, Paul J.; Kaarst-Brown, Michelle L.; and Bernard, Scott A.
"The Business Transformation Payoffs of Cloud Services at Mohawk,"
MIS Quarterly Executive: Vol. 13
, Article 3.
Available at: https://aisel.aisnet.org/misqe/vol13/iss4/3