Running your mission critical applications in the wrong environment may not immediately reveal itself to be a problem, but one outage, loss of data, or security breach will quickly prove differently. While IT Pros look to the cloud to help lower operating costs and improve efficiency, many organizations continue to be shackled by a lack of architecture guidance, poor solutions design, and ineffective support.
Do you remember your first day of work? Your very first day of full-time, non-intern, benefit-getting, 401(k)-matching, big kid work? For Reddit.com user "cscareerthrowaway567", the first day of their first job as a junior software developer, fresh from university graduation, meant panic, terror, and being fired by the company’s Chief Technology Officer. And you thought finding the restroom was bad.