In this article, you will read about,
- why going cloud native is critical to successful cloud operations,
- how cloud native approaches play to their strengths with modern technologies like artificial intelligence, and
- why lift and shift often falls short in cloud migration.
Digital natives are those who have grown up with digital technologies. So, does cloud native refer to someone who has grown up in the cloud age? This is what 8 percent of the IT decision-makers surveyed in the fall of 2021 the ISG study "Status quo of the cloud native market in Germany" believe. But they are wrong: Cloud native stands for an approach to software development that uses cloud computing to create and run scalable applications in dynamic environments. Developers work with various tools and techniques – including container technology and microservices.