It’s an interesting time for cloud computing. For a while now, it has been …
It’s an interesting time for cloud computing. For a while now, it has been
an enduring buzzword in an IT world that specialises in launching new
‘must-have latest things’ practically every month. Most acknowledge that
the future is definitely ‘cloudy’, but many are letting their peers explore
this new frontier before they take the journey. Others have already
accepted the inevitability of cloud – pioneering in terms of service
provision or usage. And there are those who think it all seems strangely
familiar; we’ve been here before but travelled under a different name.
Whatever your position, for those with a vested interest in keeping their
mission-critical environments robust and, above all, available, the cloud is
still perceived by many to be too new to be trusted, particularly for many
Or is it?