Don't put all your eggs in the same cloud
At Amadeus we realised early on that in deploying our applications to "the cloud" we would need the ability to target multiple providers. First we'll consider the strategic reasons for this need. We'll then take a closer look at the technical choices that arose including Linux containers, Google/CNCF Kubernetes and Red Hat OpenShift.
Eric Mountain is a Senior Expert in Distributed Systems at Amadeus with over 20 years of background in IT. In yonder days, Eric graduated from MSc FAIT at Imperial College.