'Cloud-first' is nonsense, think 'cloud-appropriate', says Sungard

John Leonard
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The most important consideration in a cloud migration journey should be resilience

The idea of 'cloud first' is a seductive in its simplicity. Any new projects should go in the public cloud, unless there's a good reason not to put them there. It's the sort of term that sticks in ...

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