Discussion on the state of cloud computing and open source software that helps build, manage, and deliver everything-as-a-service.
Webinar: The Five Whys of the Cloud
Consider this scenario. You want to embrace the cloud.This webinar is designed to help you think about what you want to achieve by implementing a cloud computing environment.
Question 1 - Why do you want the Cloud?
Answer: To decrease provisioning time.
Question 2- Why?
Answer: So we can get servers provisioned in 8 minutes instead of 8 weeks.
Question 3 - Why?
Answer: So developers can get resources quicker to get their job done faster.
Question 4 - Why?
Answer: So they can get features out to customers faster.
Question 5 - Why?
Answer: So we make more money faster.
The example above was from John M. Willis, of Dev2ops.org, blog "The Five Why's of Cloud" earlier this year that talks about his experience with companies that are interested in moving to the cloud. We all know there is a mutual understanding the key benefits to cloud computing are cost savings, reliability and scalability-but John brought up an interesting technique to determine why you want the cloud. Do you know why you want to embrace the cloud?