150 Cloud Development Success Criteria

What is involved in Cloud Development

Find out what the related areas are that Cloud Development connects with, associates with, correlates with or affects, and which require thought, deliberation, analysis, review and discussion. This unique checklist stands out in a sense that it is not per-se designed to give answers, but to engage the reader and lay out a Cloud Development thinking-frame.

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To address the criteria in this checklist for your organization, extensive selected resources are provided for sources of further research and information.

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Below you will find a quick checklist designed to help you think about which Cloud Development related domains to cover and 150 essential critical questions to check off in that domain.

The following domains are covered:

Cloud Development, Instruction window, EXo Platform, Data center, Non-uniform memory access, Cloud Development, Google Compute Engine, Google Cloud Platform, VMware ESX, Wide area network, Web computing, Virtual Machine Manager, Web app, Distributed computing, Coarray Fortran, Apple Inc., Parallel programming model, Software lockout, HPE Helion, Virtual private network, Computer programming, Grid computing, Kernel-based Virtual Machine, Speculative multithreading, Distributed shared memory, Embarrassingly parallel, IT infrastructure, Sensitive data, Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand, Web services, Hardware virtualization, Loose coupling, Google App Engine, Software maintenance, Amdahl’s law, Inktank Storage, Ateji PX, Application checkpointing, Uniform memory access:

Cloud Development Critical Criteria:

Bootstrap Cloud Development visions and differentiate in coordinating Cloud Development.

– Record-keeping requirements flow from the records needed as inputs, outputs, controls and for transformation of a Cloud Development process. ask yourself: are the records needed as inputs to the Cloud Development process available?

– Do several people in different organizational units assist with the Cloud Development process?

– Are there recognized Cloud Development problems?

Instruction window Critical Criteria:

Deliberate over Instruction window tactics and spearhead techniques for implementing Instruction window.

– In the case of a Cloud Development project, the criteria for the audit derive from implementation objectives. an audit of a Cloud Development project involves assessing whether the recommendations outlined for implementation have been met. in other words, can we track that any Cloud Development project is implemented as planned, and is it working?

– Which customers cant participate in our Cloud Development domain because they lack skills, wealth, or convenient access to existing solutions?

– Does Cloud Development systematically track and analyze outcomes for accountability and quality improvement?

EXo Platform Critical Criteria:

Talk about EXo Platform issues and interpret which customers can’t participate in EXo Platform because they lack skills.

– Consider your own Cloud Development project. what types of organizational problems do you think might be causing or affecting your problem, based on the work done so far?

– How do you incorporate cycle time, productivity, cost control, and other efficiency and effectiveness factors into these Cloud Development processes?

– Is maximizing Cloud Development protection the same as minimizing Cloud Development loss?

Data center Critical Criteria:

Systematize Data center goals and document what potential Data center megatrends could make our business model obsolete.

– Are we a listed company, if so ask ourselves this: Disaster recovery planning, or its lack, will affect a companys equity position. why buy stock in a company that will disappear should the data center go down?

– In a virtualized data center, guest operating system kernels were modified to eliminate the need for binary translation. which compute virtualization technique was used?

– An administrator of a virtualized data center is particularly concerned about nic failure. what should the administrator configure to address this concern?

– Determine if the data center has Service Level Agreements with the clients it serves. if so, do they measure themselves for compliance with the agreement?

– What are the specific security and integrity threats to cloud computing storage systems that do not exist in private data centers?

– Do operating procedures require systems to undergo a security/vulnerability scan before being placed into production?

– Which report should an administrator use to know both historic and current utilization of storage in a data center?

– Which data center management activity involves eliminating single points of failure to ensure business continuity?

– Which applications are best suited for the internal data center, and which ones make sense for the public cloud?

– Do any countries force cloud based companies to house data within that countrys data centers?

– Should the dataset be deposited in a national, international or discipline-based data center?

– Is stuff in the cloud on the same legal footing as stuff in your data center?

– Is the priority of system restores documented in the disaster recovery plan?

– What is the best strategy going forward for data center disaster recovery?

– Can Management personnel recognize the monetary benefit of Cloud Development?

– How many and where are located the providers data centers?

– How do you prepare your data center for Cloud?

– Why should data center elements be monitored?

– How much does Cloud Development help?

Non-uniform memory access Critical Criteria:

Inquire about Non-uniform memory access projects and look in other fields.

– Have you identified your Cloud Development key performance indicators?

– Which Cloud Development goals are the most important?

Cloud Development Critical Criteria:

Mine Cloud Development results and diversify disclosure of information – dealing with confidential Cloud Development information.

– What other organizational variables, such as reward systems or communication systems, affect the performance of this Cloud Development process?

– For your Cloud Development project, identify and describe the business environment. is there more than one layer to the business environment?

– Is the scope of Cloud Development defined?

Google Compute Engine Critical Criteria:

Depict Google Compute Engine visions and mentor Google Compute Engine customer orientation.

– What are the key elements of your Cloud Development performance improvement system, including your evaluation, organizational learning, and innovation processes?

– Can we add value to the current Cloud Development decision-making process (largely qualitative) by incorporating uncertainty modeling (more quantitative)?

Google Cloud Platform Critical Criteria:

Read up on Google Cloud Platform tactics and transcribe Google Cloud Platform as tomorrows backbone for success.

– What are the disruptive Cloud Development technologies that enable our organization to radically change our business processes?

– Do we monitor the Cloud Development decisions made and fine tune them as they evolve?

– Meeting the challenge: are missed Cloud Development opportunities costing us money?

VMware ESX Critical Criteria:

Reorganize VMware ESX decisions and stake your claim.

– How many virtual machines are to be protected by the disaster recovery solution?

– How will you know that the Cloud Development project has been successful?

– What are the usability implications of Cloud Development actions?

Wide area network Critical Criteria:

Map Wide area network projects and ask what if.

– Does Cloud Development include applications and information with regulatory compliance significance (or other contractual conditions that must be formally complied with) in a new or unique manner for which no approved security requirements, templates or design models exist?

– Who is the main stakeholder, with ultimate responsibility for driving Cloud Development forward?

– How to Secure Cloud Development?

Web computing Critical Criteria:

Define Web computing tasks and acquire concise Web computing education.

– In what ways are Cloud Development vendors and us interacting to ensure safe and effective use?

– Is Cloud Development Required?

Virtual Machine Manager Critical Criteria:

Apply Virtual Machine Manager planning and assess and formulate effective operational and Virtual Machine Manager strategies.

– Who will provide the final approval of Cloud Development deliverables?

– What are current Cloud Development Paradigms?

– What are our Cloud Development Processes?

Web app Critical Criteria:

Distinguish Web app quality and improve Web app service perception.

– I keep a record of names; surnames and emails of individuals in a web application. Do these data come under the competence of GDPR? And do both the operator of the web application and I need to treat them that way?

– Are my web application portfolios and databases ready to migrate to the Windows Azure platform?

– Who are the people involved in developing and implementing Cloud Development?

– What are the differences in designing a web app vs a website?

– Who Is Responsible for Web Application Security in the Cloud?

– What are the Essentials of Internal Cloud Development Management?

– How do you approach building a large web application?

– How can you measure Cloud Development in a systematic way?

– How does IT exploit a Web Application?

Distributed computing Critical Criteria:

Mix Distributed computing failures and know what your objective is.

– What prevents me from making the changes I know will make me a more effective Cloud Development leader?

– Can we do Cloud Development without complex (expensive) analysis?

Coarray Fortran Critical Criteria:

Examine Coarray Fortran visions and display thorough understanding of the Coarray Fortran process.

– How will we insure seamless interoperability of Cloud Development moving forward?

– How is the value delivered by Cloud Development being measured?

– Are there Cloud Development Models?

Apple Inc. Critical Criteria:

Prioritize Apple Inc. results and stake your claim.

– Think about the kind of project structure that would be appropriate for your Cloud Development project. should it be formal and complex, or can it be less formal and relatively simple?

– What tools do you use once you have decided on a Cloud Development strategy and more importantly how do you choose?

Parallel programming model Critical Criteria:

Add value to Parallel programming model governance and differentiate in coordinating Parallel programming model.

– Who is responsible for ensuring appropriate resources (time, people and money) are allocated to Cloud Development?

Software lockout Critical Criteria:

Dissect Software lockout management and revise understanding of Software lockout architectures.

– Do the Cloud Development decisions we make today help people and the planet tomorrow?

HPE Helion Critical Criteria:

Tête-à-tête about HPE Helion management and look at the big picture.

– Is the Cloud Development organization completing tasks effectively and efficiently?

– How can the value of Cloud Development be defined?

Virtual private network Critical Criteria:

Canvass Virtual private network planning and be persistent.

– What are our needs in relation to Cloud Development skills, labor, equipment, and markets?

– What are your most important goals for the strategic Cloud Development objectives?

– What are the long-term Cloud Development goals?

Computer programming Critical Criteria:

Define Computer programming tactics and question.

– Marketing budgets are tighter, consumers are more skeptical, and social media has changed forever the way we talk about Cloud Development. How do we gain traction?

Grid computing Critical Criteria:

Give examples of Grid computing decisions and report on the economics of relationships managing Grid computing and constraints.

– How do senior leaders actions reflect a commitment to the organizations Cloud Development values?

– What happened to grid computing?

– What is grid computing?

Kernel-based Virtual Machine Critical Criteria:

Adapt Kernel-based Virtual Machine planning and explain and analyze the challenges of Kernel-based Virtual Machine.

– How can skill-level changes improve Cloud Development?

– Do we have past Cloud Development Successes?

Speculative multithreading Critical Criteria:

Air ideas re Speculative multithreading planning and modify and define the unique characteristics of interactive Speculative multithreading projects.

– Is there a Cloud Development Communication plan covering who needs to get what information when?

Distributed shared memory Critical Criteria:

Accommodate Distributed shared memory planning and plan concise Distributed shared memory education.

– Are assumptions made in Cloud Development stated explicitly?

– How will you measure your Cloud Development effectiveness?

Embarrassingly parallel Critical Criteria:

Reorganize Embarrassingly parallel issues and look at it backwards.

– How do mission and objectives affect the Cloud Development processes of our organization?

IT infrastructure Critical Criteria:

Use past IT infrastructure tactics and give examples utilizing a core of simple IT infrastructure skills.

– Can we achieve even more efficient utilization of software and hardware within mission systems and IT infrastructure investments?

– What IT infrastructure do we have and what do we need to support the future organization needs?

– In which area(s) do data integration and BI, as part of Fusion Middleware, help our IT infrastructure?

– How to get alignment between business strategy and IT infrastructure?

– What is our Cloud Development Strategy?

Sensitive data Critical Criteria:

Be responsible for Sensitive data strategies and finalize the present value of growth of Sensitive data.

– The pharmaceutical industry is also taking advantage of digital progress. It is using IoT for supply chain security in packaging and tracking of drugs. There are new companies using computer chips in pills for tracking adherence to drug regimens and associated biometrics. Using this as an example, how will we use and protect this sensitive data?

– Encryption helps to secure data that may be stored on a stolen laptop but what about the sensitive data that is sent via e-mail or downloaded to a USB device?

– Are we investing our security budget properly to protect all of the potential entry points that could result in sensitive data compromise?

– Do you allow sensitive data to be loaded on to devices that may be removed from the premises?

– Is Cloud Development dependent on the successful delivery of a current project?

– Where does your sensitive data reside, both internally and with third parties?

– Where does your sensitive data reside across the enterprise?

– Does the Cloud Development task fit the clients priorities?

– What measures are in place to protect sensitive data?

– How will sensitive data be identified and contained?

– How will we use and protect this sensitive data?

– Is sensitive data being properly encrypted?

– What about Cloud Development Analysis of results?

– Where does your sensitive data reside?

– What is considered sensitive data?

– Where can I store sensitive data?

– What sensitive data do you hold?

Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand Critical Criteria:

Sort Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand failures and triple focus on important concepts of Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand relationship management.

– what is the best design framework for Cloud Development organization now that, in a post industrial-age if the top-down, command and control model is no longer relevant?

– Have the types of risks that may impact Cloud Development been identified and analyzed?

– What is our formula for success in Cloud Development ?

Web services Critical Criteria:

Wrangle Web services governance and triple focus on important concepts of Web services relationship management.

– Are there any easy-to-implement alternatives to Cloud Development? Sometimes other solutions are available that do not require the cost implications of a full-blown project?

– Expose its policy engine via web services for use by third-party systems (e.g. provisioning, help desk solutions)?

– How does this standard provide users the ability to access applications and services through web services?

– Who will be responsible for documenting the Cloud Development requirements in detail?

– Amazon web services is which type of cloud computing distribution model?

Hardware virtualization Critical Criteria:

Deliberate over Hardware virtualization management and diversify disclosure of information – dealing with confidential Hardware virtualization information.

– What is the source of the strategies for Cloud Development strengthening and reform?

– How would one define Cloud Development leadership?

Loose coupling Critical Criteria:

Think about Loose coupling failures and look in other fields.

– Risk factors: what are the characteristics of Cloud Development that make it risky?

– Do Cloud Development rules make a reasonable demand on a users capabilities?

Google App Engine Critical Criteria:

Ventilate your thoughts about Google App Engine quality and optimize Google App Engine leadership as a key to advancement.

– Does Cloud Development analysis isolate the fundamental causes of problems?

Software maintenance Critical Criteria:

Look at Software maintenance results and revise understanding of Software maintenance architectures.

– If the path forward waits until a new generation of devices essentially replaces an old generation of devices which could be somewhere between 5 and 15 years, what does the path forward look like for the legacy devices and their software maintenance?

Amdahl’s law Critical Criteria:

Communicate about Amdahl’s law failures and work towards be a leading Amdahl’s law expert.

– Do we aggressively reward and promote the people who have the biggest impact on creating excellent Cloud Development services/products?

– What is Effective Cloud Development?

Inktank Storage Critical Criteria:

Refer to Inktank Storage governance and get the big picture.

Ateji PX Critical Criteria:

Interpolate Ateji PX failures and adjust implementation of Ateji PX.

– How can we incorporate support to ensure safe and effective use of Cloud Development into the services that we provide?

Application checkpointing Critical Criteria:

Infer Application checkpointing engagements and grade techniques for implementing Application checkpointing controls.

– Which individuals, teams or departments will be involved in Cloud Development?

Uniform memory access Critical Criteria:

Weigh in on Uniform memory access adoptions and track iterative Uniform memory access results.


This quick readiness checklist is a selected resource to help you move forward. Learn more about how to achieve comprehensive insights with the Cloud Development Self Assessment:


Author: Gerard Blokdijk

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Gerard is the CEO at The Art of Service. He has been providing information technology insights, talks, tools and products to organizations in a wide range of industries for over 25 years. Gerard is a widely recognized and respected information expert. Gerard founded The Art of Service consulting business in 2000. Gerard has authored numerous published books to date.

External links:

To address the criteria in this checklist, these selected resources are provided for sources of further research and information:

Cloud Development External links:

Cloud Development Training Courses – Microsoft Virtual Academy

Instruction window External links:


[PDF]CS–2002–03 A Large, Fast Instruction Window for …

EXo Platform External links:

Buy eXo Platform

eXo Platform en 2 minutes – YouTube

eXo platform – Frequently Asked Questions

Data center External links:

Open Data Portal | NJOIT Open Data Center

ADE Data Center – Home

Data Dashboards – Education Research and Data Center

Non-uniform memory access External links:

NUMA (Non-Uniform Memory Access): An Overview – …

Non-Uniform Memory Access (NUMA): Overview – Petri

Non-uniform memory access – YouTube

Cloud Development External links:

Cloud Development Training Courses – Microsoft Virtual Academy

Google Compute Engine External links:

Deploying Applications Using Google Compute Engine

Google Cloud Platform External links:

What do you love about Google Cloud Platform? – YouTube

Google Cloud Platform Podcast

Google Cloud Platform

VMware ESX External links:

[PDF]VMware ESX Server Providing LUN Security – Official …

VMware ESX 3 Policy – STIG Viewer

[PDF]Vmware Esx Administration Guide – thejean.store

Wide area network External links:

wide area network (WAN) | computer science | Britannica.com

[PDF]ALTESS Wide Area Network Acceptable Use Agreement

Wide Area Network (WAN) | North Dakota ITD

Web computing External links:

Hype Cycle for Web Computing, 2015 – Gartner

Easy Web Computing Ltd – Home | Facebook

Web Computing – Google Sites

Virtual Machine Manager External links:

Virtual Machine Manager Documentation | Microsoft Docs

Web app External links:

Web App Service | Microsoft Azure

Outlook Web App

WCU Outlook Web App and Network Account …

Distributed computing External links:

Title Distributed Computing Jobs, Employment | Indeed.com

Distributed Computing (eBook, 2010) [WorldCat.org]

[DOC]COURSE TITLE: Distributed Computing Systems

Apple Inc. External links:

Apple Inc. (AAPL) After Hours Trading – NASDAQ.com

Apple Inc.: NASDAQ:AAPL quotes & news – Google Finance

Parallel programming model External links:

1.3 A Parallel Programming Model

[PDF]Supporting a Flexible Parallel Programming Model …

Software lockout External links:

Software Lockout Tagout Software Customized Application

HPE Helion External links:

Login – HPE Helion OpenStack

HPE Helion

Virtual private network External links:

What Is VPN?: Virtual Private Network (VPN)

CWRU [U]Tech Virtual Private Network

Virtual Private Network (VPN) | Argonne National Laboratory

Computer programming External links:

Computer programming | Computing | Khan Academy

Computer Programming, Robotics & Engineering – STEM For Kids

Grid computing External links:

What is grid computing? – Definition from WhatIs.com

[PDF]Grid Computing – University of Minnesota Duluth

[PDF]Concepts and Architecture of Grid Computing

Kernel-based Virtual Machine External links:

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine • r/kvm – reddit

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine – go4hosting.in

KVM – Kernel-based Virtual Machine

Speculative multithreading External links:

[PDF]Supporting Speculative Multithreading on …

[PDF]Speculative Multithreading

Distributed shared memory External links:

[PDF]Distributed Shared Memory: Concepts and Systems – …

CiteSeerX — Distributed Shared Memory: A Survey


Embarrassingly parallel External links:

embarrassingly parallel in R – Stack Overflow

Embarrassingly parallel for loops — joblib 0.11 …

“embarrassingly parallel” programming using python …

IT infrastructure External links:

It infrastructure
http://The term infrastructure in an information technology (IT) context refers to an enterprise’s entire collection of hardware, software, networks, data centers, facilities and related equipment used to develop, test, operate, monitor, manage and/or support information technology services.

Chef – Automate IT Infrastructure | Chef

Sensitive data External links:

software products to secure your privacy and sensitive data

Dataguise | Sensitive Data Governance

Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand External links:

VMware vCloud Air: Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand – YouTube

Web services External links:


Taxport: Web Services /// Welcome

AWS re:Invent 2017 | Amazon Web Services

Loose coupling External links:

What is loose coupling? – Definition from WhatIs.com

Google App Engine External links:

Google App Engine Documentation – Google Cloud Platform

Google App Engine – Download

Google App Engine: UnicodeDecodeError: ‘ascii’ codec can…

Software maintenance External links:

Software Maintenance | Agvance

High Software Maintenance Fees and What To Do About …

Amdahl’s law External links:

Amdahl’s law legal definition of Amdahl’s law

What is Amdahl’s Law? – Definition from Techopedia

What is Amdahl’s law? – Definition from WhatIs.com

Ateji PX External links:

Ateji PX – Quora

Application checkpointing External links:


Uniform memory access External links:

NUMA (Non-Uniform Memory Access): An Overview – …

Non-Uniform Memory Access (NUMA): Overview – Petri

Non-uniform memory access – YouTube

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