IBM has published a thoroughly in-depth paper looking at the costs of doing business in the cloud as well as performance expectations and realities. The paper is titled: “The Truth about Cloud Price-Performance: How Misperceptions about Service Costs Can Derail Your Cloud Strategy”
Sometimes we read things that affirm what we already know. Other times, we read things that open our thought processes to new directions. Almost always, the books we read inspire us to stretch further, to reach higher, and to become better.
The other day I was chatting with a friend who is in the midst of a startup launch and we got to talking about what we’re reading that’s inspiring growth and change in both our personal lives and our business lives.