Designing for the Multicloud: Strategies and Pitfalls when looking to minimize service lock-in

Trinity Room

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cloud

Most firms fear being locked in with a single cloud service provider, and mandate a multi-cloud strategy for greater independence and improved bargaining power. But these approaches significantly impact technology choices and potentially increase service costs, often without the desired result of getting the service provider to negotiate on price. In this presentation we’ll review some of the tooling and architectural choices made when creating a multi-cloud approach to IaaS/PaaS offerings, and how to balance this approach and still benefit for cloud native advantages.