Many organisations are looking at the adoption of cloud as just another technology, and are leaving the decisions on how to adopt, own, and manage the cloud up to engineers. But acquiring a cloud management platform is not an engineering decision — it’s a strategic one. This article was written by Mark Thiele is executive VP of "Data Center Tech" and it discusses how adopting cloud technology is a much more important decision that simply choosing a tool or technology. The quote we love from this article is:
"The delivery of IT is different. The old ways are gone. The addition of cloud to your organization isn’t an opportunity to do the same old things faster, it’s an opportunity to deliver functionally improved IT services in real-time to your business"
You can find the complete article at Gigaom