Get ready for your journey to the Cloud

Issues

Not started to migrate applications to the Cloud

  • I have no idea which cloud provider best suits my application needs
  • I am looking for insights and advice on connectivity designs
  • I may have issues/barriers due to compliance/security requirements
  • I need diversity of options and budget
Challenges
  • Educate to budget a reliable solution
Benefits with InterCloud
  • Simplicity
  • Visibility
  • Control/compliance
Issues

Migrating a few applications to the Cloud

  • I have tested cloud Providers and selected cloud Provider platform for a few applications
  • I need to stay in control of network resources, without worrying about how connectivity is maintained
  • I negotiate cloud connectivity as traditional telecom services
Challenges
  • Develop expertise
  • Manage costs
  • Ensure security
  • Need scalability & flexibility (avoid lock-in for cloud connectivity through traditional Telecom operators)
  • Need network services to fit with internal IT policies
Benefits with InterCloud
  • Cost control
  • Security
  • Flexibility
  • Compliance
Issues

Developing many applications in the Cloud

  • I need hybrid secure cloud for multiple applications, in several regions
  • I see value in flexibility of on-demand network services
  • I may ask for cloud to cloud transport (Private to Private)
  • I am a pioneer in testing new clouds and SDN services
Challenges
  • Guarantee advanced security at the application level
  • Leverage SDN existing in IaaS for the private connectivity to IaaS in order to achieve “one-click datacenter”
  • Manage costs
  • Ensure compliance
Benefits with InterCloud
  • Performance
  • Reliability
  • Security
  • Cost control
  • Flexibility
  • Compliance