Why do enterprises feel daunted when undertaking a large-scale cloud transformation? A move to the cloud usually offers substantial rewards. Once companies make this transition, they unlock new business opportunities that fundamentally change the way they work. With this report, members of the Google team will show you how to navigate the cultural and technological transformation required to migrate to the cloud.
Although Google is a company born in the cloud, several team members came from organizations that had to painstakingly work through this transition. They share their hard-won experience as they guide you through 13 essays covering the different aspects of a successful cloud transformation, including:
- Managing a Successful Transformation
- Celebrating (and Tweaking) Your Culture
- Framing Your Transformation with Clearly Articulated Policies
- Building Leadership Through Decider Groups
- Developing Centers of Excellence
- Scaling Innovation
This open access book is Complimented by Google Cloud. You can download A Practical Guide to Cloud Migration ebook for free in PDF format (8.9 MB).
Table of Contents
Managing a Successful Transformation
Celebrating (and Tweaking) Your Culture
Defining "Good" for Your Organization
Framing Your Transformation with Clearly Articulated Policies
Building Leadership Through Decider Groups
Developing Centers of Excellence
Higher-Order Architectures for Multi-Cloud
Thinking of Cloud Platforms as a Software Problem
Making Security Policies Fit-for-Purpose
360-Degree Continuous Compliance
Safely Operating at Scale
Developers - Go Faster, Go Together
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