At first, it was all about going to the cloud — singular. These days, it is hard to avoid being on multiple clouds simultaneously.
Even those that try to consolidate on to only AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud often find that some of their services go through other cloud providers. Hence multiple clouds are here to stay.
Here are some of the top trends companies and IT teams are seeing in the multicloud market:
1. Security Concerns Magnify
Companies are adopting a multicloud strategy, so they can benefit from the capabilities of each cloud. But there are impediments to realizing the multicloud vision.
The network is one of the primary ones. Networks used to be about connecting sites and data centers together. Now, they are about connecting users, things, and applications together.