Virtualization revolutionized IT. Now cloud models are poised to dramatically change IT again. Public cloud solutions such as Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure are gaining in popularity as enterprises look for ways to increase IT productivity and lower costs. Though virtualization is still a major component, the cloud model moves the focus from infrastructure to application delivery and services. Join this session as we review the cloud deployment models, key criteria for selection, discuss the pros and cons of design choices, and lean how Nutanix Enterprise Cloud provides a turnkey solution that perfectly aligns with the key benefits of IT in the cloud era.