Jack Be Nimble: The Quickening Pace of Technology Adoption Channelnomics We're all familiar with the trajectory technology innovations are supposed to take as they move toward mass adoption, that smooth bell curve that may or may not include...
Remember those 'Tastes great! Less filling!' beer ads? Many debate cloud computing in a similar manner, saying the cloud's great because it's either agile or inexpensive.
Fact is, both agility and low cost are inherent characteristics of cloud computing—and automation is the foundation for them both. There's no way to achieve one without the other, because both require automation, and it's their combination that makes cloud computing a disruptive revolution.