Business Scenario Workshop Report : Summary of Requirements for Cloud


  • Isolation and independence from infrastructure
  • Portability
  • Elasticity
  • Localization
  • On-demand local business rules extensibility
  • Interoperability
  • Transparency of reporting cloud capabilities
  • Uniform security and identity management model
  • Billing models prevent easy understanding
  • Cloud must support local compliance requirements
  • Support for migration, redundancy, and multiple standby schemes
  • Well-structured customer-centric SLAs
  • Well-managed cloud governance
  • Uniform security and identity management model
  • Optimal management of business model





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