Many businesses and their IT departments make the mistake of mixing up moving to Cloud and moving their dev teams to DevOps culture. Blogosphere is full with articles which suggest that to reap maximum benefit from the Cloud infrastructure service you must move to DevOps, that you must re-think your architecture.
A virtual Data Center is a non-tangible abstraction of its traditional counterpart, a software defined world that lives within and across traditional data centers. It has all the resources (albeit virtualized) that a typical enterprise business would need to run its workload. Here’s a quick comparison between a traditional Data Center and a virtual Data Center
Cloud technology is rapidly disrupting old and new businesses. It is increasingly being looked at as the next wave of innovation delivering competitive edge and product differentiation in the market place. As a decision maker, you are required to periodically evaluate performance of the strategy in place, and take course corrections if needed.