This invaluable info addresses the Why, What, and How of enterprise cloud adoption, leveraging a clear framework and confirmed biggest practices from Microsoft's private experience.
“Good book. What’s notably spectacular is the outline of steps Microsoft itself is taking in its switch to the cloud. Do as I do is all the time additional extremely efficient than do as I say.” —Al Ries, Coauthor, Wrestle in the Boardroom
“This book takes on enterprise cloud adoption to a level I’ve not seen sooner than—made rather more elegant with its structured framework and crisp technique.” —Anthony D. Christie, CMO, Diploma three Communications, Former CTO/CIO, Worldwide Crossing
“A wise and nicely timed info that covers the full journey to the cloud from an enterprise perspective, along with enterprise, technology, and organizational impact.” —Bart Luijten, CIO Firm Options & Firm Know-how, Philips
“The cloud powers enterprise choices for developing tomorrow’s enterprise and this book provides a straightforward, properly-structured, and high-diploma course of map for cloud adoption.” —Kris Gopalakrishnan, Authorities Co-Chairman, Infosys Restricted
Cloud computing is full of tremendous various, nevertheless can be riddled with hype and confusion. Enterprise and technology leaders know the cloud is essential, nevertheless lack readability and experience. To the Cloud cuts by way of the noise and addresses the Why, What, and How of enterprise cloud adoption. The book lays out a four-step framework leveraging the experience and biggest practices of Microsoft's private IT group. It provides end-to-end enterprise and technology steering, along with the proper strategy to analyze software portfolios to find out good cloud candidates, choose the correct cloud fashions, take into consideration construction and security, and understand how shifting operations to the cloud impacts budgeting and staffing.
The book is related to all cloud platforms and suppliers, and debunks myths in its clear and concise style (e.g., precise clouds are additional than merely internet hosting, virtualization, or the Net itself rebranded). It takes a balanced technique, addressing issues and hybrid adoption conditions alike. Leveraging the authors' confirmed expertise working for Microsoft's CIO on cloud migration and with cloud platform enchancment groups, the book is supported by clear frameworks, graphics, tables, summaries, and checklists to supply an actual practitioner’s info to the cloud.
On this book, you will uncover methods to Uncover cloud computing to know its promise and challenges Envision how cloud computing can rework your group Permit your group with the wanted belongings and experience Execute the design, enchancment, and operation of cloud workloads
To the Cloud is an necessary info for IT professionals in the hunt for to lower full worth of possession, improve the return on IT funding of current suppliers, or help the enterprise convey new merchandise to market additional shortly.