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Mix and match:Overcoming cloud integration challenges

As enterprises seek to modernize their IT infrastructure by plotting to move their business-critical workloads and applications to the cloud, integration challenges are likely to abound and take many forms.  For instance, CIOs pursuing a hybrid cloud strategy will need to ensure interoperability exists between their cloud-based workloads and their on-premise environments, and the same principle will apply to organisations that are intent on pursuing a multi-cloud strategy too.

This 33-page EGuide seeks to shine a light on all various forms of cloud integration challenges, alongside some of the approaches enterprises have taken to addressing them.

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  • Mix and match:Overcoming cloud integration challenges

    As enterprises seek to modernize their IT infrastructure by plotting to move their business-critical workloads and applications to the cloud, integration challenges are likely to abound and take many forms.  For instance, CIOs pursuing a hybrid cloud strategy will need to ensure interoperability exists between their cloud-based workloads and their on-premise environments, and the same principle will apply to organisations that are intent on pursuing a multi-cloud strategy too.

    This 33-page EGuide seeks to shine a light on all various forms of cloud integration challenges, alongside some of the approaches enterprises have taken to addressing them.

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