Game of Clouds: Lock-In Is Coming

Jim's Takeaway: This is a little technical, but a thorough discussion of the portability of cloud based applications - at least at this point. Cloud vendors are adding unique features which could inadvertantly "lock-in" customers when they look to switch cloud vendors. It's important to carefully consider future portability when coding / architecting solutions.

By: Jason Perlow

How long will these Open Source-compatible services stay completely that way? As AWS and Microsoft and Google Cloud and IBM become much more competitive with each other, the chances are they will not....View Full Story

Jim Roberts, PHP programmer