The Top 10 Things You Need to Know About VMware on AWS

Transitioning to the cloud can be an intimidating process.

Though vital to improving capabilities and offerings, businesses often struggle when making the leap due to a lack of internal resources. [Read more…]

Cloud Cost Optimization with Microsoft Azure

Cloud Cost Optimization with Microsoft Azure

Cost optimization in the cloud is a universal issue, whether using Microsoft or another provider. According to research by Softchoice, 57% of IT leaders have exceeded their cloud budget at one point or another. Twenty percent have exceeded it by more than 20%. Any organization investing in the cloud, to any extent, can experience cost overruns. [Read more…]

Cloud Governance Best Practices for Burst and Elastic Spend

Ideal cloud governance can help you optimize your budget

Moving to public cloud often results in sticker shock, despite the conventional wisdom that cloud computing is a money-saver. However, a higher-than-expected AWS or Azure bill usually isn’t a sign that cloud migration was a mistake – only that it would benefit from cloud governance best practices that help control and optimize spend. [Read more…]