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Best Practices for Cloud Computing Adoption

Reaching the cloud is a 5-step journey that moves from ad-hoc, to opportunistic, to repeatable, to managed and, ultimately, to optimized.

It can be a complicated process; but fortunately, there are established best practices for your technology, as well as people and processes that will help you set realistic goals and avoid some of the usual obstacles like security, reliability, availability, and skill sets.

Read this informative white paper to discover some of these best practices, including:

  • Virtualizing your infrastructure before going to the cloud
  • Reassigning IT roles
  • Standardizing for interoperability
  • And more

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    While virtualization has been a big step forward, it can’t solve all your IT challenges. That’s why companies of all sizes are working to move beyond virtualization and toward a private cloud, which can enable faster provisioning of applications, drive greater standardization, and support broader accessibility to critical IT services.

    This white paper examines a converged infrastructure strategy that can help you start your journey to these new levels of service management and efficiency. Read on to learn how this approach can help you achieve the capabilities needed to “cloud optimize” your organization and seamlessly deliver multi-tier cloud services.

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