Datacentres have to move towards adopting public cloud characteristics, otherwise they will become history. The main characteristics of every public clouds are: Self Service – A portal or API where end users can request services (Day 1) Elastic – The services can scale automatically as required and as requested (Day 2) Metered – You can measure what is being used, when and by whom. (Day X) #multicloud #HybricCloud #vmware #AWS #Azure #GCP #Cloud #Elastic #Chargeback
CLOUD!…….Great, now I have your attention, let’s talk about data centers. Data centers, remember those? Yes, it’s what we used to call Private Clouds before they were known as clouds. What about Co-los? Yes, those shared data centers we used before they were called Public Clouds or Cloud Hosted.