As cloud adoption accelerates, cloud-based workloads are shifting from trials and point solutions to production and core business systems. Accordingly, IT organizations are increasing their focus to optimize their investment in Cloud infrastructure and services.
Multi-tenancy is constantly promoted as one of the cornerstone attributes of full-fledged SaaS and cloud services. Trouble is, there are so many definitions of what it really means, it's well nigh impossible for the uninitiated to separate idealistic evangelism from cynical cloud-washing.
With every new cloud service consumed the total amount of content that needs to be stored and accessed is growing substantially. However, what most cloud consumers care about is how quickly the storage content can be accessed and consumed rather than where or on which type of disk it is stored on, leading to cloud storage cost increase and inefficiency of the cloud based services.
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The dynamic nature of the cloud, coupled with ease of resource provisioning, has essentially broken traditional security models and architectures. This hampers an IT organizations ability to function efficiently and organizations today are looking at how to best secure each layer of your cloud environment, including infrastructure, operating systems, applications and the network layers.