Your preflight checklist should have centralized account management, resource management, and asset normalization
"Most cloud architects are finding that their world is suddenly heterogenous,"
opines David Linthicum in InfoWorld.
"Where once we could focus on a single public cloud provider, today we have as many as four in the mix. The patterns of architecture have moved from intra-cloud to inter-cloud, and that is where complexity and risk come in.
As a result, architects, including myself, have put together processes to make sure that most bases are covered-much like a pilot uses a preflight checklist. These include items such as cross-cloud governance, security, operations, etc. However, a few things that are vital for success are often forgotten. Here are my top three:..."
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