Most organizations are moving their IT systems to the cloud. In most cases, they are performing these migrations to increase the scalability of both processing and storage, and generally to free the organization from the limitations of on-premises systems. However, most organizations have not been leveraging the full capabilities of cloud platforms.
Even if we know that our systems will run on a cloud platform, we still design our data architectures as if these systems will run on an on-premises infrastructure. Yet cloud platforms enable us to simplify our data architectures in many ways. In this post, I’ll describe how file transfer can be simplified.