Tag: cloud


Learn Cloud Basics – Pizza and Cloud

One of the easiest ways to define cloud is to compare it to pizza!  No, seriously!  You’ve probably already seen this but we’re surprised by how many people haven’t so we thought we’d share it again. Pizza as a Service There are at least four models for Pizza: Made at Home, Take & Bake, Delivery and Dine out.  All the

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Moving to the Cloud: Deciding Which Applications to Move

Lesson #5 – Deciding Which Applications to Move   Deciding which applications to move into a cloud environment can be especially challenging if your organization has hundreds of applications. How do you know what to move first or last? What applications should move together? What can move by itself? Is your cloud environment architected to accept the application? These are

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Moving to the Cloud: What is “Technical Debt?”

Lesson #3 – What is “Technical Debt?” One challenge that often exists in moving to the Cloud is ensuring there are enough human resources to both keep the lights on AND drive the Cloud transformation forward.  Often, an organization’s IT staff members are too busy maintaining the current environment and ensuring the business continues functioning.  Although this is obviously critical, it

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