This is an article posted on CloudAve.

As you might know the Open Cloud Manifesto debuted on March 30st.

It outlines the pillars of Cloud Computing as well giving a brief on what the possible threats and weaknesses could challenge the early and future adopters.

The manifesto declares 4 major goals of an Open Cloud:

  • Choice; to give total freedom to the cloud clients in choosing between different cloud providers with no barriers
  • Flexibility; to maximize the interoperability between Clouds and organizations on different Clouds.
  • Speed and Agility; to employ open interfaces to allow organizations to build solutions that easily and quickly integrate

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