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Architecting for the Cloud: Best Practices
There are some clear benefits to building apps in the cloud:
- A scalable infrastructure, should your app suddenly go viral
- Almost zero upfront infrastructure investment
- Reduced time to market
But in today’s “era of tera”, software architects need to cope with ever-growing datasets, unpredictable traffic patterns, and the demand for faster response times.
This paper focuses in on concepts, principles and best practices in creating new cloud applications or migrating existing apps to the cloud. Discover how concepts such as elasticity have emerged due to the cloud’s dynamic nature.