Not long ago, cloud computing didn't exist. Or put another way, it was here by called other names-- virtualization, managed hosting, or just The Internet. Today, cloud computing is becoming the must-have feature of every product or service, and the new platform for production.
Yet despite the enthusiasm, Enterprise IT shops are still concerned about using the cloud. Issues like security, privacy, risks to governance when moving data and applications outside the physical data center.
Many are expecting this year to be a turning point for cloud. If you're still sitting on the fence or you've already taken the plunge, here are some insightful infographics dramatizing where cloud is going and the impact cloud is having on operations.