Discussion Topic: Discuss key items that should be included in an SLA. Define predictive analytics and discuss how an IT manager might use such analytics.
Please select Reply to this initial response to discuss how cloud computing has changed how companies budget for software solutions. If you have personal experiences, please include those in your response. You must provide references in your responses and document according to APA formatting requirements.
you will write a paper on migrating to the cloud. The following are the items to discuss in the paper:

  • List and describe common system requirements one should consider before moving an application to the cloud.
  • Discuss why a company should consider using a consultant to oversee a cloud migration and list specific skills you would expect the consultant to have.
  • List and discuss resource utilization characteristics one should monitor for an application prior to moving the application to the cloud.
  • List possible training requirements for a SaaS solution integration, a PaaS application migration, and an IaaS application migration.

Paper requirements:

  • Minimum 1200 words (excluding title page, table of contents, abstract, and references pages)
  • Minimum of four (4) references
  • Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines