By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols
Oct. 21, 2016
If your cloud service doesn’t provide all of these features, what you’re using may not be a cloud.
That may not be a problem. It may still work perfectly well for you. There’s nothing inherently wonderful about a service just because it’s offered over a cloud. But you may want to take a close look at your services. After all, from a practical viewpoint, the big differences between cloud services and other models is that the cloud tends to be cheaper and far more expandable and flexible.
And surely you, as a CIO, already know all that. Right?