Ed Byrne CEO of Copper.io the full stack ops and monitoring tool set for developers, discus's, 'Trends in the Cloud: Public, Private or Hybrid and How to Evaluate Them,' at this years Cloud Stage at the 2013 Dublin Web Summit.
How Infrastructure is Delivered
(driven by VMware)
Containers - Docker
Not tied to underlying hardware and OS
As big a deal as standardised shipping containers?
Helps the Cloud migration issue, enables hybrid Cloud
What is a
Private + Public
Dedicated bursting to
Dev to Cloud?
Hybrid Cloud Challenges
Data Gravity - Moving isn’t free. Follow the sun/moon not
Case Studies - Not enough. Zynga. More?
Interoperability - AWS to Openstack to Vmware - and back! Try it!
Incentives - What suppliers want the hybrid cloud you do?
Hybrid Cloud is the common sense end game.
How to cost your Cloud
Is it dev, new project, migration, or DR?
Model min required resources, expected average and peak.
Cost Public and Private deployments. Or compare to existing.
For a migration: reduce confrontation - meter current resource
usage and model similar (ave/min/max).
Free Calculator at www.cloudvertical.com/cloud-costs
Cost Aware Architecture
The Holy Grail !
As part of the deployment process - set business logic.
Automate scaling based on usage & cost.
Auto deploy/buy spot instances and re-deploy based on price
Deploy Cost Aware Architecture = No More Waste Reports!