Quite a huge challenge ahead in terms of determining the right model to measure cloud availability and associated metrics. All in all, there's critical need to establish a standard SLA to be used across cloud providers. Such an instrument would become handy as it certainly would institute a set of mandatory protections and obligations between consumers of cloud services and providers. Long term avoidance of some imminent drawbacks to cloud services and relationships is, indeed, paramount. Particularly as currently happens in cases of infrastructure failure, where consumers aren't adequately cushioned incase one was to seek redress. How soon a universal standard is formulated and implemented is, as you've succinctly put it, 'just a function of time.' Indeed, it is.
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Service level agreements (SLAs) come with everything in the telecom industry. We think it’s worth noting though, as telecom falls under the IT umbrella, and lets face it, telecom acronyms and services can be confusing. 446 more words
The hearing has been moved to Tuesday 02/10/15, 10 AM.
Editor’s note: Sharon Wagner is the founder and CEO of Cloudyn, a leading provider of cloud analytics and optimization tools for multi-cloud deployments. He is a leading expert and key patent holder in SLA technologies and previously worked at CA Technologies within its cloud-connected enterprise business unit. 912 more words
As I finished up my undergrad degree and my student job managing 3D printing for Huntington University, I was asked to set up a new 3D printer, the Form 1 from… 1,100 more words