Today, there are technology buzzwords and acronyms for everything. You need a dictionary just to decipher and translate them all. One term that seems to continue growing in popularity and complexity is Cloud Computing. In fact, it appears more than 235 million times on the Internet.
Its More Than Just A Technology Shift
Cloud computing delivers significant benefits in terms of a more simplified and flexible IT environment, right sizing of IT requirements, and pay per use consumption model.
A move to the Cloud is of great benefit to most Companies, however issues such as overcoming traditional mindsets, lack of visibility into the new infrastructure, data transfer costs, governance, and licensing must not be overlooked.
AMTRA Solutions is a great example of a Calgary-made company that has been here to see all of the ups and downs of the market. AMTRA’s President and CEO, Tasso Chondronikolis, has led his company through technology industry shifts, market ups and downs, and all the challenges that leading a company presents.
Multiple cloud providers, public cloud, private cloud – so many options now when it used to all be so much more straightforward. There are many advantages to diversifying your cloud environment, if it’s done with the proper management and organization.
Everyone has their own take on the Cloud these days. Whether it be security, reliability, capacity, latency, or any combination of those – we all have an opinion. Unless you’re a dyed-in-the-wool Cloud enthusiast, you probably have some reservations.