Gartner recently reported that the majority of new database implementations will be taking place in the cloud, with 75 percent of all deployments moving or taking place in the cloud over the next three years.

The process of moving data into the cloud involves several key decisions, including, choosing the right database platform, gaining expert insight into database design and management, and having the right performance monitoring and security support.

This white paper provides an overview of why you should choose the cloud for your next database project, what you need to think about in advance, and how to avoid some of the potential pitfalls that exist.

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