There is a lot of buzz around Cloud Computing with every enterprise
looking, albeit skeptically, at how they can leverage
these new operating models – of IaaS, PaaS, SaaS. So
what is this buzz about? Is it just a hype? A technology
trend? Or does it actually offer an advantage over the
typical software/solution delivery models?
Wish the answers were simple and we lived in the binary world of 0 and 1!
While a business stakeholder and investor is attracted by the
low capital expenditure and lowered operational cost, possible
vulnerability to any business critical application is a risk not
Business Executives will now be able to roll out applications
faster with on demand service delivery options, but not at the
cost of industrial/legal compliance and Security needs
Line-of-Business owners, now have an alternative to internal IT,
making it easier to enforce responsibility and SLA. But higher
SLAs come with higher costs. Would Cloud provide the same economic
viability for higher SLAs?
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