In a recent study, it was noted that most of the enterprises, big or small use at least one cloud-based application or avail some kind of cloud computing support. A term which is closely associated with cloud computing is virtualization. Although mentioned in the same breath, the two technologies are not interchangeable.
For more than 25 years, SQL and Windows servers have handled critical on-premise workloads for businesses both big and small. Then came the age of digital transformation. On-demand or cloud computing which referred to a ‘system of using computer services over the internet’ became popular. Cloud migration became a household concept.