Demystifying The Relationship Between On-Premises Storage And Public Cloud
Dell EMC News, March 20th, 2020
March 20, 2020,
Volume 264, Issue 3
Transitioning to cloud is often depicted as a transition toward simplicity
"We are inundated with promises of extreme flexibility, unlimited scale, incremental agility, the ability to leverage a wide range of next-gen applications, and 'pay by the drip' consumption. However, many organizations transitioning data and workloads to the cloud are coming to terms with the unpleasant reality of access and egress fees, data gravity, latency, vendor lock-in, and even compliance and control issues. In a recent survey conducted by ESG, 55 percent of storage decision-makers reported moving at least one workload back from public cloud to an on-premises data center. While it has become clear that cloud might not be as simple as it seems, it still does provide significant value - and simplicity - when utilized to support certain workloads..."
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