Multi-cloud: looking after more than one cloud
Many clouds can make hard work for IT departments
Choice is key for customers in today's world and just as cloud was an alternative to internal IT when speed to market became vital, we are now seeing organisations adopt different services and applications from multiple cloud providers. As the strength and depth of services they offer grows and matures, customers are able to choose the best of breed for each and every use case.
This emerging trend is known as known as multi-cloud (not to be confused with hybrid cloud) and brings with it its own advantages – and its own problems.
Making an impact
Dealing with multiple cloud environments poses a series of challenges. Organisations have to develop different skills, negotiate...