How to sideline the 3 types of cloud naysayers

I deal with them every day: People in IT who get in the way of cloud migration projects. Despite clear evidence that many applications can run better in the cloud and for much less money, there remain people in IT who don’t think that’s true. And they’ll do everything in their power to derail your migration project.

Here’s how to deal with three types of such difficult people — and keep your cloud migration project on track.

1. The passive-aggressive “I hate cloud” person

This is the person who attends all the meetings with his or her arms folded and a sour face. This person doesn’t communicate directly but makes lot of toxic comments behind the scenes to chop away at any progress. This person is the worst of the three.

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from InfoWorld Cloud Computing