The Cloud Native Application Lifecycle Difference: Continuous Change


Embracing cloud native applications means changing how we think about, develop, and deploy applications. This shift is not just technological. It impacts the structure of organizations, as teams align to common business outcomes.

Analyst Steve O’Grady at Redmonk has a great explanation of cloud native apps:

There is a rough consensus on many cloud Native traits. Containers as an atomic unit, for example. Micro-servicesas a means of both construction and communication. Platform independenceMultiple language support. Automation as a feature of everything from build to deployment. High uptimeEphemeral infrastructure(cattle not pets). And so on

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