This article sheds some light on the differences between traditional data center and cloud hosting. First, why should you use a cloud like Azure instead of traditional hosting providers? Availability. Your applications and data are moved between servers automatically allowing for zero downtime updates. While one machine is being patched your apps run on others….
Programmers rely on different metrics as proof the quality of their code. If you don’t work in tech these statistics are difficult to understand at best, meaningless at worst. The point of this post is to give a non-technical explanation of some quality metrics many developers rely on and many companies require of their developers….