Building the foundation for the cloud
There are two ways to start using the cloud. First, you can start developing new applications to the cloud and keep the other applications in private cloud or on-premises. Secondly, you can migrate existing applications to the cloud.
Both strategies require a solid, secure and scalable foundation in the cloud. On top of this rock solid foundation, you can build your modern cloud operation that is not the bottleneck for business and application teams but rather a brokerage enabling innovation, fast prototyping, and seamless developer experience. Both strategies will be covered later in this guide.
To build a solid cloud foundation, there is a need for cloud strategy and cloud governance. This way you can ensure business driven use of Cloud and define design principles for cloud. Next, let’s look at those topics a bit closer. Continue reading or download the whole guide here.