Understanding common cloud migration challenges

Cloud computing boasts many advantages for companies, from access to resources anytime or anywhere, to speed in testing and development. More and more, companies are beginning to make a shift to the cloud by migrating their applications and data to the cloud, but the majority still remain hesitant.

There are many companies in the cloud computing space – some you may have heard of include Amazon, Microsoft and Google. Amazon Web Services, or AWS, was one of the first companies to offer cloud services to the public. In this blog post, learn how one organization overcame 3 common cloud migration challenges using AWS. Discover how the retail client handled concerns about performance and security for their customers, the need for a different IT mindset and a desire for visibility into the system.

This article was originally published on The Shi Blog, April 16, 2015 and is re-posted here by permission. Click here to access the complete article.

Brian Shaw

Associate Architect - Delivery. Brian Shaw is a DevOps resource for managed services clients at Apparatus, a Virtusa company. He is involved in the development of automation and monitoring solutions for a global client base. Within his role, he provides architectural guidance, cloud-based infrastructure deployment and management, application deployment, configuration, and testing.

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