(November 30, 2011) - Today, Best Buy runs a hybrid cloud with best-of-breed applications and IT governance in place. It also leverages the entire suite of Amazon data products, and even encourages programmers to experiment with new technologiesAmazon is essentially a "shopping cloud" with Kindle Fire as a front end. Soon, no matter where you shop, the chances are your order will be executed by Amazon's servers.
“Anything without governance becomes a failure potential,” Kelly said. Best Buy manages enormous amounts of data, undertakes hundreds of new IT projects each year and is responsible for continuous lifecycle management, which makes governance a must, he said.
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