Pets Vs. Cattle Workloads in the Cloud

Recently I heard the analogy “Pets Vs. Cattle” and it was used to explain that the future of IT workloads in the cloud, with¬†organisations running 100s or 1,000s of servers … Wait… What?¬†Didn’t we just go through the process of centralising and consolidating our IT environments? Why would I want to run 100s or 1,000s ...