Enterprise users continuously demand enhanced digital experiences to increase productivity, and IT is faced with the ongoing challenge of building the infrastructure and services necessary to power those experiences. PaaS (Platform as a Service) is changing the way IT organizations deliver underlying application and micro services to drive these innovative digital experiences. But there is a great deal to consider when evaluating a shift to a PaaS cloud solution.
Today, many organizations are deploying a self-curated software stack and are maintaining at least some level of that stack using their own resources. Some organizations have on-staff database, directory, and middleware development experts that are responsible for the design and deployment of these services.