Top cloud providers environments are also less costly than physical environments. In fact, most cloud providers offer a pay-per-use or streaming model, which can be particularly attractive when facing solutions like analytics, which are not "always-on". For example, Johnson and Johnson, moved to a hybrid cloud environment in 2012 as a plan to refocus their core IT strategy. This was a move to change company culture and impact how they approached data as a whole. By not locking itself into a traditional infrastructure, Johnson and Johnson was able to use the advantages the cloud offered, including transitioning from a capital-intensive IT infrastructure to a cost-friendly variable model.
Jul-12-2018, 03:32:23 GMT