Gartner’s prediction of cloud adoption investment reaching $482B in 2022 is a weighty indicator of how the cloud is penetrating diverse sectors. But what is alarming is the cloud migration failure rate. At present, it is hovering in between 44% to 57% for businesses across strata, which puts start-ups, with obvious budget constraints, under a lot of pressure.
Software as a Service (SaaS) start-ups are no exception. As a solution architect, I have been designing SaaS applications for years and I have seen start-ups struggle to find the right cloud infrastructure and improve their product offering.