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Silver Clouds, Dark Linings: A Concise Guide to Cloud Computing by Stephen G. Bennett, Archie Reed

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Chapter 3. Reflections on the Shift

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The solution to all your problems—Geek and Poke

Think about your current information technology infrastructure. Think about how you source that technology. What about your business processes? How do these things relate to your financial and business models?

Are you a start-up looking for every opportunity to save time and money? Because start-ups typically are looking for these opportunities, start-ups are generally more accepting of the cloud model and the public cloud offerings specifically. This is the approach that founders, angel investors, and the venture capital community expect of start-ups: to effectively ...

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