I was quoted in eWeek this week, commenting on the Microsoft Office 365 outages:
Even such incidents, though, donâ€™t seem to be dissuading businesses from believing in the ultimate benefits of the cloud. â€œClouds will have downtimeâ€”itâ€™s a fundamental issue,â€ Andi Mann, chief cloud strategy guru at CA Technologies, told eWEEK. â€œBut you need to be ready for downtime, whether itâ€™s your own infrastructure or cloud infrastructure. You need to understand what the risk is. Itâ€™s all just about risk management.â€
In other news, I am considering getting new business cards listing my title as “Chief Cloud Strategy Guru”. What do you think?
Check the whole article here – Microsoft’s Office 365 Hit By Outages – eWeek.com