We have been on a quest to build better systems. On-demand, virtualization had led to the rise of the Cloud Computing in the last decade or so. Cloud computing is a powerful transformational change with real& substantial benefits like reduced infrastructure cost, elasticity, scalability, better reliability, etc. Cloud Native Applications are designed to exploit these advantages.

That said, there is a large volume of Legacy applications in existence today. These systems have been running for decades and enterprises have used them to serve critical business needs. They are hosted on-premise, in organization’s datacenter(s). Typically, it is a challenge to keep the legacy application running because they use outdated technologies. There are several reasons, why it would make sense to upgrade these systems and migrate them to the cloud. …


Nikhil Barthwal

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