Anyone who works in the IT industry acknowledges the rapid evolution of cloud computing solutions over the past several years. For IT leaders, this evolution has proven to be both good and bad. Good, because there are a lot of available solutions. Bad, because there are a lot of available solutions.
The term “hybrid solution” isn't marketing fluff; it’s a utopia that IT departments everywhere are trying to achieve. The challenge facing IT managers is that they know they need a hybrid solution, but aren’t sure how to get there. Should they take a “cloud-first” or “premise-first” approach? There’s a lot of confusion.