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Workload Portability: Using PaaS to Achieve the Vision of Hybrid Cloud Computing

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  • 1. Workload Portability Using PaaS to Achieve the Vision of Hybrid Cloud Computing Bernard Golden Vice President of Strategy, ActiveState
  • 2. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 Bernard Golden Vice President Strategy, ActiveState Software 20+ years experience: • Large IT shops • Enterprise software • Global consultancy • Venture capital Cloud Computing Advisor, CIO Magazine • 50K+ blog readers throughout world Wired.com “Top Ten Influential Person in Cloud Computing”
  • 3. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 2013 Bernard Golden 2012 2011 2007
  • 4. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 Enterprise Application Reality 2014
  • 5. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 “Software is eating the world” Mark Andreessen Enterprise Application Reality 2014
  • 6. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 • IT is now front line of corporation • Greater application variation • System of engagement • IoT • Big data/analytics • Mobile • Highly erratic workloads • Unknown deployment location Enterprise Application Reality 2014
  • 7. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 Any application Any type Any cloud Any time Application Workload Portability a Must
  • 8. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 On Premise Off Premise Vendor Technology Vendor Workload Deployment Vision Vendor Technology
  • 9. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 • Assumes/coerces homogenous technology vision • Reduces deployment options • Restricts user functionality to that provided by specific cloud environments Vendor Workload Deployment Issues
  • 10. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 On Premise Off Premise Vendor Technology Vendor Workload Deployment Vision 2 Vendor Technology Vendor Technology
  • 11. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 • Provides greater choice of deployment environments • Still assumes/coerces homogenous technology vision • Restricts user functionality to that provided by specific cloud environments Vendor Workload Deployment Issues 2
  • 12. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 On Premise Off Premise Vendor Technology Vendor Workload Portability Vision Vendor Technology Vendor Technology Application Migration Proprietary Solution
  • 13. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 • Still assumes/coerces homogenous technology vision • Proprietary application portability format (OVF encapsulates proprietary image format with application metadata) Vendor Workload Portability Issues
  • 14. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 On Premise Off Premise Vendor 1 Technology 3rd Party Workload Portability Vision Vendor 2 Technology VM Format 1 VM Format 2 3rd Party Cloud ManagementAPI API
  • 15. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 • Supports heterogeneous technology • Does not impose proprietary image format • Suffers from vendor API idiosyncrasy and poor performance • Challenges in distributing code changes to multiple deployment environments • Is there a better solution? 3rd Party Workload Portability Issues
  • 16. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 On Premise Off Premise Vendor 1 Technology Stackato Workload Portability Vision Stackato Dev and Operations EnvironmentApp Workload App Workload VM format 1 Docker App Workload VM format 2 Docker App Workload Vendor 2 Technology
  • 17. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 • Supports developer-chosen language • Provides data connectors • Supports heterogeneous technology • Does not impose proprietary image format • Does not rely on CSP API completion/performance • Leverages industry-accepted Docker for portability • Avoids need to rebuild for every environment • Enables single code base to be distributed to all user environments • Enables development and operations to focus on application functionality, not plumbing Stackato Workload Portability Benefits
  • 18. activestate.com/stackato | @activestate | #stackato | activestate.com/blog | Copyright 2014 • Applications set the pace for cloud computing adoption • Workload portability is a critical requirement • Most solutions complex and cumbersome • Stackato provides: •Workload portability •Ease of development and deployment •Path forward to meet future cloud bottleneck Conclusion
  • 19. Questions? Bernard Golden @bernardgolden bernardg@activestate.com Learn more and get started: www.activestate.com/stackato

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