Alf’s Zoo — This week, Dom Wellington joins the Zoo from northern Italy, where maggots make cheese irresistible [10:30]. Beyond wine and food, we talk about managing clouds — public, private and hybrid — with the right tools and philosophy. The speed of cloud adoption is too fierce for proper planning, so you need to ensure automation, standardization and compliance are in place. Juggling VMware, Amazon and OpenStack, for example, takes disciple. And considering the new-found belief that all IT should be as simple as Facebook, as fast as Twitter and as helpful as Yelp, out-dated methodologies and tools will quickly sink your chances of success.