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Consider these points for successful cloud migration

A move to the cloud is, by now, something of a forgone conclusion. But choosing the right cloud plan and the right cloud provider is just as important of a decision as your initial decision to make the move to the cloud.

Explore some of your most important cloud factors to consider in this whitepaper, including public cloud security factors, cloud cost, and legal obligations in SLAs.

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