Virtualisation and modern application development are transforming the data centre from isolated islands of compute to dynamic, shared infrastructures. Public cloud vendors have demonstrated business models that leverage these new architectures to provide on-demand, self-service access to computing for consumers and businesses at very low costs. Now enterprise organisations are starting to adopt public cloud methods to deploy internal clouds that offer the same benefits to their end users. However, many myths and miss perceptions continue to inhibit private cloud adoption… (more)