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Why Dev/Test Is the Right Starting Point for Your Cloud Journey

By Brady Murray | November 15, 2012

Sometimes preparing for a cloud project can feel like staring up at Everest from basecamp. Getting started is always daunting when you don’t quite know how to take the first step.

While we’re still in the dawn hours of the proverbial cloud day, one pattern has become evident for many enterprise IT organizations: You start with a private cloud. And when you roll out your cloud, you look to development and test functions as your initial use cases. This is the beachhead for the cloud transformation.