As you might expect, leveraging the benefits that cloud services can provide is essential to the long-term success of your organization. In particular, many organizations from the world's largest enterprises to individual entrepreneurs choose to use Amazon Web Services (AWS).
Cloud application optimization is beyond human scale. Allow me to explain.
In my role, I have the privilege of meeting and talking to multiple enterprise customers and prospects every day, discussing their challenges and pains related to the management and control (or lack of) of their cloud applications’ performance and cost.
The number one challenge I hear is around cloud cost optimization. Regardless of whether they are new to public cloud or so-called "Cloud Veterans," almost every organization admits that their cloud bills are beyond what they projected and that their attempts to optimize their cloud based applications did not achieve the desired results.
Co-authored by Ying Wei, Kshitij Dholakia and Rick Ochs
The Business Value of Cloud Storage Optimization
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