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7 Requirements for Building Cloud Infrastructure

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Peder and Sheng have written a good article for CIO on the "7 Requirements for Building Your Cloud Infrastructure" Here are the highlights. Visit CIO for the fulll article which is well worth the read. 

  1. Heterogeneous Systems Support
  2. Service Management
  3. Dynamic Workload and Resource Management 
  4. Reliability, Availability and Security
  5. Integration with Data Center Management Tools 
  6. Visibility and Reporting
  7. Administrator, Developer  and End User Interfaces

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