5 Hidden Costs Of Cloud Migration

Lock-In Cloud Models May Thwart Open-Standard Adoption

The risk of being locked in to particular cloud providers or to proprietary service models may impede future adoption of open standards-based services as they emerge.

“Make sure you’ve thought of the end-game of the contract,” Vael said. “Make sure you can switch providers without having to pay a high cost.”


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