The public cloud is at the heart of nearly every digital transformation. Organizations are modernizing their mission-critical applications & running them in the cloud to achieve elasticity and business value. Whether these applications are net new, re-architected, re-platformed, or simply re-hosted, achieving your business goals in the cloud requires a firm commitment to changing mindsets and culture within your IT and Engineering organizations.
Co-authored by Ying Wei, Kshitij Dholakia and Rick Ochs
The Business Value of Cloud Storage Optimization
Storage is one of the top cloud services globally. AWS and Azure offer various types of storage services, such as AWS object storage, Azure Blobs, Azure Queues, and more. This blog will focus on the block level storage service, which is used with AWS EC2 instances and Azure Virtual Machine instances and provides boot and data volumes.
Like all major technology revolutions, the cloud brings with it the mysticism of new technology, the fear of the unknown, and the opportunity to master a whole new set of challenges. It can be awesome and scary at the same time - provisioning servers in minutes instead of months, automation that can replace whole teams, and whole new security attack vectors.