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Is Your Cloud Infrastructure Governed By Informal Contracts?

By Matt Conway

This is the fifth and final post of our five part – “The Rationale Behind CloudTruth” series. In the early stages of development, many companies benefit from a simple, monolithic setup for their cloud infrastructure. If you’re lucky enough to scale past that initial period, you’re bound to evolve into a significantly more complex operation, with a wide array of…

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Cloud Customers Face More Complexity Than Ever

By Matt Conway

This is the fourth post of our five part – “The Rationale Behind CloudTruth” series. According to a recent study, 74% of companies pursuing a cloud-based solution fail to achieve their desired results and end up rolling back their implementation. What’s behind all this failure? For the most part, IT leaders tasked with setting up cloud tools find themselves struggling…

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Decoupling Your Cloud Systems Can Reduce Complexity — But At What Cost?

By Matt Conway

This is the third post of our five part – “The Rationale Behind CloudTruth” series. As your company expands its product suite, customer base, and scope of operations, it’s inevitable that this growth will be accompanied by an increase in overall system complexity. One way to combat that rising complexity is by intentionally decoupling intertwined systems — but that comes…

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Why it’s time for a Cloud Configuration Intelligence System

By Matt Conway

This is the second post of our five part – “The Rationale Behind CloudTruth” series. More than a year ago we started CloudTruth with an ambitious endeavor: create a configuration intelligence solution that will help teams stay on top of the ever-increasing complexity of their modern cloud systems.  CloudTruth is a platform that centrally manages parameters, templates,…

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The Rationale Behind CloudTruth: Taming Your Cloud Complexity

By Matt Conway

As an organization scales, its products mature, and its operations expand in scope, it’s inevitable that complexity levels will increase exponentially. Many companies attempt to address this complexity by decoupling systems, but that can often create new problems. Specifically, decentralization can have a major impact on your ability to coordinate cloud configuration effectively, because static,…