Windows 2000, Capex, and IT budget alignment: Three reasons the cloud is not right for your organization
"There's nothing new under the sun," or so it may seem in the technology world. If you've been around the block a few times, you see common themes: virtualization that was invented in the 80's is back, hosted email from the early 2000's is trending, and you've heard enough about "cloud" to last a life time. The reasons to buy cloud are likely filling up your inbox and they promise the world of "ROI" and "elasticity" - but does this ensure a guaranteed choice? No - here's why:
After deploying hundreds of private clouds over the past decade, there are several trends that emerge as reasons that the cloud is not the right fit for your organization.