Image courtesy of renjith krishnan / FreeDigitalPhotos.netCloud migration is a growing trend with many companies. Recently with the explosion of Big Data and companies desires to review data sets and better understand them, the cloud business appears to be booming with it. But is cloud migration always a step that should be taken? Depends. Sometimes home grown applications or third party applications can do the work that cloud computing offers for cheaper, but automation techniques and the time this can save to an individual can allow a cloud migration to pay for itself in no time.

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