Cloud Application Portability
Cloud application portability is the ability to move applications and data from one Cloud computing environment to another. It can be done without any major disruption. The migration can also be made from one cloud hosting provider to another or from a public cloud to a private cloud and vice-versa. The service is usually demanded by consumers when they have to change to a new provider to deal with price increase, poor service issues or when there is a risk of compromise of [data security]. Cloud applications portability requires interoperability among cloud providers. Your new service provider must have the infrastructure and the capability to provide same environment as your previous cloud server provider.