The value proposition of PaaS & Bluemix

The entire process of idea to productization needs to fit into the agile, iterative and incremental development model.

Below is a cool illustration that I came up with, the complete article is already published @, the excerpts from which is below

Traditional/On-premise development:

High upfront cost, time & effort.
Minimal flexibility to re-steer software/system needs.
Focus on process/approvals. Going ‘knocking on doors’ diverts attention from the intended idea/business problem.

Development with Bluemix:

Pay-per use – minimal upfront cost.
Unlimited flexibility to re-steer to new service at will.
Ever growing eco-system of runtimes, services and boiler plates.
Complete focus on idea/business problem

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