Amazon says cloud computing is an indispensable enabler of seven important computing transformations. We hype-test the promises with a few reality checks.
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To drive innovation, Amazon CTO Werner Vogels makes the solid point that you want to experiment often and fail early. In other words, you want to do experiments quickly, so if the concept doesn't work out, you haven't spent too much time and money on a failure.
Multicloud Infrastructure & Application ManagementEnterprise cloud adoption has evolved to the point where hybrid public/private cloud designs and use of multiple providers is common. Who among us has mastered provisioning resources in different clouds; allocating the right resources to each application; assigning applications to the "best" cloud provider based on performance or reliability requirements.