Don't Count on Consistent Server Performance in the Cloud – Info World

Although cloud computing provides benefits, its challenges must also be considered before undertaking a cloud project. One of the most important concerns is the performance of applications and systems in the cloud:

There is a downside that needs to be understood: the fact that, in many case, cloud server instances can exhibit wildly different performance metrics, measured from second to second.

Check out the full post, Don’t Count on Consistent Server Performance in the Cloud, from InfoWorld.