Journalist and founder of Business 2.0 James Daly once said: “You can’t suppress creativity, you can’t suppress innovation.” And it turns out he’s right. Next-generation technology is accelerating at unprecedented speed. The result is a widening chasm between legacy and emerging technology. Businesses are challenged by the investment and expertise required to keep up the pace.
Gartner recommends that “IT leaders should develop a cloud IaaS strategy using a bimodal IT approach, rather than adopting a hybrid cloud approach based solely on extending existing infrastructure investments.”