The Benefits and Risks of Cloud Platforms: Microsoft White Paper for Business Leaders

Microsoft has released a new white paper that provides decision makers with some guidance around the decision criteria, benefits and risks of moving to cloud platforms such as the Windows Azure platform.This white paper, "The Benefits and Risks of Cloud Platforms: "A Guide for Decision Makers", provides a short survey of what cloud platforms, such […]

Microsoft has released a new white paper that provides decision makers with some guidance around the decision criteria, benefits and risks of moving to cloud platforms such as the Windows Azure platform.

This white paper, "The Benefits and Risks of Cloud Platforms: "A Guide for Decision Makers", provides a short survey of what cloud platforms, such as Windows Azure, can offer businesses, as well as which applications might be best suited for the cloud. Also included in this whitepaper is a list of risks to be considered as business leaders evaluate whether or not a move to the cloud makes in a given situation.

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