How Not To Get Stuck In The Clouds

Korolow, Maria
June 2009
Securities Industry News;6/15/2009, Vol. 21 Issue 13, p16
Trade Publication
The article offers insights for financial services firms on avoiding getting trapped in a relationship with a particular cloud computing system vendor. According to Tony Bishop of Adaptivity, independence from cloud vendors needs a different approach to application management and the discipline to create layers of abstraction. The GigaSpaces XAP Cloud Application Server allows firms to easily switch between the Amazon and the VMWare clouds.


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