Cloud, as a technology, is mainly focused on the automation of IT resource management. Orchestration is more akin to the automation of business process than the typical automation of individual resources and their configurations.
While today’s application-focused cloud technologies are still evolving we have come a long way over the last 30-years. Find out some of the new implications emerging regarding application performance.
Cloud computing provides the most value when IT processes and procedures can be standardized and then automated. But standardizing service and compliance objectives for enterprise applications will lead to high cost of ownership. A heterogeneous approach is needed.
Application centric computing is an evolution in computing that determines how well applications provide the necessary information and knowledge requested. This post explores where we were, where we have arrived, and, maybe, where we will be going in the next nine years.