How Much Should Enterprises Worry About Vendor Lock-In In Public Cloud?
Business 2 Community, September 7th, 2019

Volume 258, Issue 1 Article 84703
September 7, 2019

"'Vendor lock-in' means that a customer is dependent on a particular vendor for products and services, and unable to use another vendor without substantial switching costs or operational impact. The vendor lock-in problem in cloud computing is the situation where customers are dependent (i.e. locked-in) on a single cloud service provider (CSP) technology implementation and cannot easily move to a different vendor without substantial costs or technical incompatibilities..."