Q1. Is Cloud Computing Real?
Q2: Should I use Cloud ?
Q3: Should we use Private Cloud or Public Cloud?
A: Public Cloud
A: Because there is no such thing as Private Cloud – its a marketing created vaporware.
Q5: What about Hybrid Cloud?
A: Hybrid Cloud consisting of two public clouds is fine.
Q6: Should I pre-pay for Cloud services?
Q7: Why not?
A: Because there will be a much better option 3 months down the line
Q8: What are your thoughts on Engineered Cloud?
A: It is a great deal if you can get it cheap to heat the camel shack in Winter.
Q9: What is Software Defined X?
A: It means X. “Software Defined” is just a space filler.
Software Defined Data Center = Data Center
Software Defined Networking = Networking
Software Defined Hardware = Hardware
Q10: Whats all this Platform as a Service I keep hearing about?
A: Oh, it basically additional functionality on top of virtualization – call it Virtualization++
Q11: I read a report that said Gartner says Cloud not ready for enterprise – is it true?
A: Two things:
– That article, like all good press article had a provocative title – you know that titles of press articles are meaningless.
– Gartner is just now accepting that typewriters can be fit for enterprise use – give them 50 more years, they will say Cloud will work for enterprise use.
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