First things first - what the heck is a “Cloud Native App”, great a new buzzword… and we yet another buzzword (YAB ;-) like we need a punch in the face :-)
It is a real idea, but an idea that lacks a discrete authoritative definition, but you know it when you see it.
Let me throw out some of my thoughts on this through my travels, customers dialogs, and insights from other customers.
Hang on to your hats if you don’t Iive in this world (common for the “traditional VMware admin” - frankly for most people).
Whenever an idea hits the “zeitgeist” (like “Cloud Native Apps” have), you find a TON of info that is high level. You find a lot of pithy (technically silly) analyst/press comments. For example, the “VMware vs. Containers” thing for example is a case where people want eyeballs, but are unwilling (unable?) to really understand.
If you want to understand - you need to be curious. If you are curious - read on!