Louis Takacs

Louis Takacs is vice president of product development at ComSci, a leading provider of technology financial management (TFM) solutions for IT cost transparency and demand management. ComSci is headquartered in Iselin, New Jersey, and was founded in 1971. ComSci clients include companies such as The Bank of New York Mellon, NYU Langone Medical Center, 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, SAP, and UBS Investment Bank. For more information, visit

Articles by Louis Takacs

The argument that "everyone is doing it and you should too" holds no value for strategic decision-making in IT. Yet critical thinking often goes by the wayside when a hot, new trend catches on and it seems like the masses are following along. Cloud computing is certainly in vogue - most industry analysts are bullish on cloud computing adoption and anticipate enterprise spending to increase - but organizations need to steer clear of falling into the trap that moving to the cloud always delivers cost savings.

Posted January 11, 2012