Two Key Reasons Deploying to the Cloud is Different – Info World

Performance and cost are two important considerations when migrating to the cloud. For this reason, it is crucial to set SLAs with cloud providers and manage performance expectations actively:

When most people look at migrating to the cloud, they’re primarily concerned with cost and performance…Cost and performance are constants that, if out of line with expectations, become problems immediately, whereas considerations like security and availability rise to the top of the pile only when something goes wrong.

Check out the full post, There’s No Such Thing as a Free Lunch, But There is Free APM, from InfoWorld.