On the positive side, whether you work in the data center or in the software development world, if you are willing and able to embrace and learn these new technologies related to the use of private cloud within your organizations, your skills will be in demand, your professional marketability will be enhanced, and given the supply and demand for these skill sets, there is a very good probability that these new highly sought after skills can increase your pay.
You can find Greg Shields at www.ConcentratedTech.com and CBT Nuggets and www.CBTNuggets.com. Greg also offers a private cloud online training series at http://www.cbtnuggets.com/it-training-videos/series/msft_70_247.
If you have any questions about your career in IT, please email me at eric@ManagerMechanics.com or find me on Twitter at @EricPBloom.
Until next time, work hard, work smart, and continue to grow.
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