5 Myths About the Public Cloud You Don’t Have to Believe Anymore

Published: 19-10-2018

Deciding whether to run your company’s SAP workloads on a private cloud or public cloud is one of the most important decisions you’ll make about adopting cloud technology. Yet biases and preconceptions about public cloud vs. private cloud make it difficult to discern which beliefs are true and which are underestimated, overblown, or simply false. 

To better understand SAP users’ concerns about the public cloud, the Americas’ SAP Users’ Group (ASUG) conducted research sponsored by Microsoft. This white paper uses the research data to examine five common beliefs related to security, downtime, cost, workload distribution, and integration to help you make informed decisions about which type of cloud will best meet your company’s needs.