This article is a good read for federal agencies that are looking to migrate to the cloud. There are 4 tips that are essential information: Cloud is not a panacea to relieve you of your duties Use the cloud to consolidate and simplify Weigh the benefits of different...

Why migrate to the cloud?

If you read the computing press you cannot miss the move to the cloud – it is one of the critical drivers of IT organizations work at the moment. One of the major reasons for this move is to improve interactions with other businesses and end customers. It is a means...

The Cloud as a migration target

Organizations are moving to more and more rapidly to the cloud to gain more flexibility and competitive advantage. They are also looking to infrastructure as a service (IaaS) to provide the technical environment for their new cloud-based solutions. A lot of this drive...

Lost in the cloud

Most organizations underestimate the length of time modernization projects are going to take especially when moving to the cloud. There is a list of things they forget to consider: The need to support the existing applications and data while they are migrating to...

From Legacy to Microservices

If we look back we started creating applications by including every business rule related to a particular business area into a single application. It didn’t matter if functionality had already been written in one application, it would more than likely, be replicated...

What is a Microservice?

Like any new trend in IT architecture, the main issue is ensuring there is a definition that everyone agrees on. When doing research about microservices it is already easy to see that there are several definitions that are slightly different from each other. The...