Pandemic crisis response is accelerating the move to ‘Everything-as-a-Service’ (XaaS) solutions

Published: Wednesday, 24 February 2021 08:55

Deloitte has published the results of a survey which highlights how business continuity requirements have encouraged many organizations to speed up moves to ‘Everything-as-a-Service’ (XaaS) solutions.

According to the survey, 81 percent of adopters agree that the pandemic has accelerated their organization's shift to XaaS from traditional IT, and 55 percent report that the crisis is causing their organization to invest more in XaaS than initially planned. 86 percent believe that XaaS is critical to strengthening their organization's response to business/workforce challenges caused by the pandemic (46 percent strongly agree); and 88 percent believe that XaaS will be crucial as their organization recovers from the pandemic (43 percent strongly agree).

Other key findings from the survey include: