In the cloud computing world, preserving a choice of clouds is critical. The risks of being locked into a single cloud are substantial. Cloud Foundry provides an abstraction layer for deploying and scaling applications and preserves the ability to move between clouds today and into the future.
In this guest blog, Mark Geene and Vineet Joshi, Co-Founders of Cloud Elements, a Cloud Foundry Core application developer, provide guidance on how to design cloud portable applications while not compromising performance or functionality.
Why Portability is Important
Test a Cloud Foundry Core provider
We often find that the cloud provider clients select when they first develop their application does not meet latency, uptime or redundancy requirements as their application scales.