Most companies are looking to leverage cloud solutions but struggle to see the road to full public cloud based platform.
The challenges are many:
- Advantage of existing investments –> Existing IT platform represents a value short term and long term. To ensure the right picture a value deprecation a plan must be included.
- Integration to legacy systems –> Integration provides challenges and having the full control provides the possibilities to build the right integration the best possible way.
- Performance and latency –> Performance is key to ensure the best possible usage. By building locally, you ensure shortest latency between systems and support best possible user experience.
- Considerations –> Cloud as a platform for your company, security and data protection considerations. Will a cloud solution support your business?
- Complete cost picture –> how does a cost picture for cloud look? Known price / capacity vs. “pays as you go” unlimited capacity. Can you calculate and forecast cost on public cloud?
To better support flexible solutions with hybrid cloud , Microsoft is introducing Azure Stack.Read More »