Cloud Platforms, Good Idea?

The debate has been going for years. Is it a good idea to put your enterprise in the cloud? Recently the Microsoft Cloud which a huge amount of businesses need to function to keep operations going has had major outages.

Microsoft is not the only one to offer cloud applications: Amazon, Google, IBM, Oracle and countless others host business applications SaaS, cloud storage and use CPU power IaaS, and platform as a service PaaS. Some very large companies depend on the cloud for all of there computing needs.

Once in a while one of these big cloud providers will go down as in the video below. The question is should you trust everything to these services?

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