A developer's guide to lift-and-shift cloud migration
With the growing adoption of cloud models, many organizations are seeking ways to move to cloud-native development. New applications can be developed entirely using cloud models and services, exploiting microservices, autonomous development teams, agile and continuous deployment, and containerized and orchestrated cloud deployments. Unfortunately, completely rewriting all legacy applications is seldom feasible due to the required time and cost. This guide covers the "lift-and-shift" modernization model, a first step to cloud-native development.