Five Alive - CloudCamp North (June 2012)Presentation Transcript
CloudCamp North Five Alive Christian Reilly – Bechtel Corporation
Disclaimer / Cover My *aaS All the rubbish you’re about to hear is based on experience and opinion.
Who are you? @reillyusa on teh twitterz Loose Couple Blog (http://blog.theloosecouple.com) Sort of like a biz > tech guy in a massive “enterprise” company Bechtel is the largest privately owned E&C company, evar Accidentally designing “Clouds” since 2006 mainly in the USA Manchester City FC Season Ticket Holder
It’s Not The Individuals, It’s The Team
Blah. Blah. Security Generally, it’s the #1 excuse for not moving to cloud, not the #1 reason.
Bad securitay is just like bad, m’kay ?
Five Alive - #1 Don’t do cloud just because you think everybody else is.
Not All Things Are Made Equal
Five Alive - #2 The typical enterprise has very few applications that suit public cloud models.
Complexity = Perplexity
Five Alive - #3 Your initial private cloud effort will fail miserably for a variety of reasons.
Your Private Cloud – Version 1
Five Alive - #4 Be prepared for long and epic battles with ops guys and application owners.
Honey Badger Don’t Care
Five Alive - #5 Your cloud deployment will never be complete, not in your career, anyway.
The Long And Winding Road
Five Alive - #5.5 There is no perfect cloud. Use the best fit for each of your target workloads.
Often Asked Question “What is a cloud?”
Often Given Answer “Does it really matter?”
I Think It Looks Like This
Final Thought Cloud is a journey. A new approach and a conduit for business transformation.